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‘The Children of the Habana’

UK premiere of ‘The Children of the Habana’, a documentary by José Larraza and Román Escoda about the evacuation of 4,000 children from Bilbao to Southampton during the Spanish Civil War. A handful of the boys went on to become the very first Spaniards to play professional football in England, signing for clubs such as Coventry and Wolverhampton Wanderers. See trailer [www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdWNKBrUP7Y]; double bill with ‘The Hour of Africa’; part of an Amnesty International UK pre-World Cup football film festival. Tickets: [www.picturehouses.co.uk/cinema/Hackney_Picturehouse/film/Sidelines_Infor....