It is the year 1981, famous writer Antonio Albajara arrives at Gijón, his hometown, from Stockholm, where he has just received the Nobel Prize in Literature. For forty years, Albajara has been a professor of medieval literature at the Berkeley University. In Gijón, Antonio is reunited with Elena, his first and great love, before he was forced to his exile in 1937 Civil War. However, this visit is not definitive because a serious disease affects the writer.
Director: José Luis Garci.
Stars: Antonio Ferrandis, Encarna Paso, José Bódalo, Agustín González, Marta Fernández-Muro, Pablo Hoyos.
1983 Academy Awards – Winner of an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.
AKA Starting Over
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