A free adaptation of the popular story, intended to bring this heroic character, as well as the values of the age, closer to a universal audience.
The film tells of the thrilling exploits of Rodrigo de Vivar, known as El Cid, the son of a Spanish nobleman educated in the royal court and in love with Gimena, the daughter of the King’s commandant.
Despite being a courageous man, he sees how all he has so effortlessly won is snatched away from him in a world of scheming and court conspiracies.
Spain, 82´, Animation, General audiences
Director: José Pozo
Screenplay: José Pozo
Music: Óscar Araujo
Producers: Julio Fernández and Michèle Connolly
Executive producers: Carlos Fernández and Paco Rodríguez
Art Director: Adriá García, Victor Maldonado
Director 2D: Javier Martín
Director 3D: Maxi Díaz