Spain. Direction: Ales Payá. Production: Empatik Films. Screenplay: Ales Payá, Cristina Garés. Photography: Ales Payá, Jabi Collado, Oskar Gallego. Music: J. M. Quintana Cámara, The Black Snakes, Guillermo Nother, Wind Atlas, Tuareg. Edition: Ales Payá, Cristina Garés. Running time: 84 min
LANGUAGE: Spanish, Katalan / SUBTITLES: Spanish
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
Torture, ill-treatment and other human rights violations are still being carried out in Spain by public officials responsible for the custody of detainees and prisoners. Under what conditions is torture practised in Spain? Why is torture so hard to report? What are the consequences for victims and for those who break the law? Victims, lawyers, judges, police, human rights defenders and other experts analyse their methods and point out possible ways to combat a scourge questions our rule of law.
TALK: Ales Payá (director), Paco Etxeberria (1960 eta 2014 artean Euskadin izandako tortura eta tratu txarrei buruzko ikerketaren zuzendaria / director of the investigation project about torture at the Basque Country between 1960-2014), Axun Lasa (tortured)