Elisa & Marcela is a 2019 Spanish biographical romantic drama film directed by Isabel Coixet.
Netflix on Monday, May 13, 2019 released the trailer:
Elisa and Marcela | Trailer | Netflix.
The first same-sex marriage in Spain to take place after the Roman Imperial era occurred on 8 June 1901. Two women, Marcela Gracia Ibeas and Elisa Sanchez Loriga, attempted to get married in A Coruña (Galicia, Spain). 1885. They meet at the school where they both study. What begins as a close friendship ends in a romantic relationship that they must keep secret. Marcela's parents are suspicious and send her abroad for a couple of years. When she returns, the reunion with Elisa is magical and they decide to share a life together. Now the focus of social pressure and gossip, they decide to map out a plan. Elisa will leave town for a time in order to come back disguised as Mario and be able to marry Marcela. But nothing will be that easy for this forbidden love.
The film Elisa & Marcela was scheduled to be released on February 13, 2019 (Berlin), on May 24, 2019 (Spain) and on June 7, 2019 by Netflix.
Elisa & Marcela got average rating from critics.
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