Death of a Cyclist

Muerte de un ciclista, feature film, 1955

DIRECTED BY: Juan Antonio Bardem

Death of a Cyclist

Lucia Bosé (María José de Castro),
Alberto Closas (Juan Fernandez Soler),
Otello Toso (Miguel Castro),
Carlos Casaravilla (Rafael)

Juan Antonio Bardem,
Luis Fernando de Igoa

Alfredo Fraile

There is an accident on a village road; a car has hit a bicyclist. Instead of helping the bicyclist, the driver and his passenger flee. Hoping to avoid uncomfortable questions and the possibility of their affair being discovered, María José and Juan choose to sacrifice the life of a stranger…

b/w, HD, 88 min