2009 | Feature Film | Documentary | 65′
Directed by Ventura Durall
Produced by Nanouk Films in coproduction with TVE with the support of Canal+
After derailing three trains and killing his father with a crossbow, Rabadán gave himself up to the police. He has been locked in a psychiatric ward for 15 years. some psychiatrists think that he is cured, others say that he should be kept inside. This film was able to uncover key information that helped to understand the dark motivations of Spain’s most famous recluse, getting the case reopened 20 years later.
“This is probably the first transmedia project of Nanouk Films, because we decided to do a fiction (The Two Lives of Andrés Rabadán) and a documentary (The Forgiveness) starting from the same story. Two sides of the same coin, two different films, two points of view. ”
– Does someone who has committed such terrible crimes deserve a second chance?
– How important must be the circumstances that originated those crimes and the will to change of the persons that committed them?Every viewer will ﬁnd in this documentary the necessary elements to make up his on mind, in a thrilling story that takes us to the deepest side of the human mind.