The House of Bernarda Alba (1991)


A domineering, reclusive and ostentatiously pious widow in a small Spanish town keeps such close watch on her daughters that they are unable to have normal social lives. However, the eldest is allowed to become engaged to an unprincipled young man, primarily for the financial advantages it will bring the mother, Bernarda. Jealousy and envy ensues among the other daughters.

Director: Stuart Burge & Nรบria Espert (as Nuria Espert).
Writers: Federico Garcรญa Lorca (play) (as Federico Garcia Lorca), Robert David MacDonald.
Stars: Deborah Findlay, Suzanna Hamilton, Gillian Hanna, Patricia Hayes, Glenda Jackson, Julie Legrand, Emma Lewis, Mary Maddox, Emer McCourt, Pauline Melville, Joan Plowright, Amanda Root, Ann Heffernan, Judy Liebert, Stella Richman, Elissa Phillips.


How would you rate this movie?

Click on a star to rate it!


  1. Ethan Lyon
    February 3, 2021

    Would it be possible for you to put a copy of this up on the non-blocked streaming system please? Thanks!

    • Jon W.
      February 4, 2021


  2. Phil Williams
    November 21, 2022

    …… Superb Film. I remember friends seeing It performed onstage in London; (must have been with Glenda Jackson playing the Mother – 8n about the mid 1970s)
    ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ ๐Ÿ‘
    Phil Liverpool UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *