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by Michael Radford


One evening, Juan along with his childhood friend, el Chato, rescue a lost donkey, who they call Valentina, in the middle of a battlefield to order to keep it for after the war. An unusual and wild adventure ensues that highlights the paradoxes which led to the war.

international title: The Mule
original title: La mula
country: Spain
year: 2013
genre: fiction
directed by: Michael Radford
release date: ES 10/05/2013
screenplay: Juan Eslava Galán, Michael Radford
cast: Mario Casas, María Valverde, Daniel Grao, Luis Callejo, Secun de la Rosa, Antonio Gil, Jorge Suquet
cinematography by: Ángel Luis Fernández, Ashley Rowe
film editing: Teresa Font
art director: Jonathan McKinstry
costumes designer: Nereida Bonmatí
producer: Bruce St. Clair, Alejandra Frade
co-producer: Michael Radford, Tim Palmer, Alfred Hürmer, Nadine Luque, Tristan Orpen Lynch, Cat Villiers
production: Gheko Film Sur