Cuerda starts shoot in Galicia for Blind Sunflowers
Spanish director Jose Luis Cuerda started shooting in Galicia for his 10th feature film, The Blind Sunflowers, based on Alberto Mendez's novel by the same name. Javier Camara and Meribel Verdu star. The film follows Elena (Verdu), who is living in post-war Spain hiding secrets about her family. Her teenage daughter has eloped with her blacklisted boyfriend, and Elena's husband (Camara) has to live in hiding while Elena is pursued by a stalker who thinks she's a widow.