Essay on historical memory


Oriol Osan

Pako Merino and Diego Lorca are back in Barcelona again to present La Zanja, their long-awaited latest work. It is a tragicomedy paying tribute to our ancestors about the way the cycle of life tends to repeat itself. Using the device of a multinational company wanting to mine gold in a small, rural village, it talks about ancestors, traditions, roots and the different ways of interpreting the world.