The movie, based on Manuel Lamana's “Otros hombres,” is featured at the Días de Cine Reading Club until September 2nd. This initiative is sponsored by the America Reads Spanish program and the American Library Association to promote literature and the Spanish language in American libraries and universities.
“Los años bárbaros” stars Jordi Mollà, Ernesto Alterio and Hedy Burress and it is directed by Fernando Colomo. The movie will be available until September 2nd to participating libraries and universities.
Two students are arrested for painting revolutionary graffiti on the university walls. They escape from the work camp and flee with two American girls, disguised as rich young men who are showing Spain to two tourists.
The program is offered at no cost to U.S. libraries and universities. To participate, libraries simply have to register and send the form provided at the America Reads Spanish website. They will receive an exclusive user password via e-mail. This password will allow them to enjoy, legally and free of charge, public viewing of the movie of the week via online streaming at a library or university. All it requires is a computer and internet connection. For more information click here or send an email to Miami@comercio.mineco.es.