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Garbo the spy / Ikiru Films ; Centuria Films ; Colosé Producciones ; in association with Olek Films, Televisió de Catalunya, S.A. ; producer, director, Edmon Roch ; screenwriters, Edmon Roch, Isaki Lacuesta, María Hervera.

Roch, Edmon. (Director, Screenwriter, Producer). Lacuesta, Isaki. (Screenwriter). Hervera, María. (Screenwriter). West, Nigel. (Added Author). Seaman, Mark. (Added Author). Vinader, Xavier. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 93 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : First Run Features : 2012.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Edmon Roch.
Participant or Performer Note:
Nigel West, Mark Seaman, Xavier Vinader, STan Vranckx, Aline Griffith.
Summary, etc.:
Juan Pujol Garcia, self-made double agent, is the only person to have been decorated by both the Allies and the Axis for service during World War II. The man whom British intelligence code-named Garbo and Germans dubbed Arabel, fed false information to the Nazis and fabricated a network of phantom agents across Europe. In this documentary thriller, director Edmon Roch interweaves fragments of propaganda footage, interviews with key players in Pujol's life, and clips from Hollywood films.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Pujol, Juan.
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > Great Britain > Sources.
Spies > Great Britain > Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > Great Britain.

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