Asier and I

Original Title

Asier ETA biok


Asier and I grew up in the Basque Country. One day he disappeared and I found out he had joined ETA. How could I explain the reasons that led Asier to make a decision, which even I had trouble grasping?

Irizar Award winner at the San Sebastian International Film Festival and screened in Ecuadorian, French and Spanish cinemas, exceeding 30.000 spectators only in Spain. It has also been programmed in festivals such as BAFICI, DocsDF, o DOK.fest München and has been translated into eight languages and seen in more than 20 countries. In addition, its television release on the Basque Public Television (ETB1) had more than 150.000 spectators.

Technical Details

Released at San Sebastián Film Festival on 2013
Script and Direction: Amaia and Aitor Merino
Language: Basque and Spanish
Subtitles: Spanish, English, French, Italian
Running Time: original version, 93’. TV version 52’

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