-He died in 1959, in Canada, I believe. In Vancouver. He was there in connection with the yacht. We had a daughter, Arnella Roma, who died five years ago. It's very sad. I am happier to be able to say that I have a grandson, Luke Flynn, who also makes films. -In 1957, Errol Flynn received the offer to make The Sun also Rises, based on the Hemingway novel, and directed by Henry King. His co-stars were Tyrone Power and Ava Gardner, but I believe he did not want to do it. That's right. I insisted on him taking the role, and it proved to be one of his best performances. He was almost nominated for an Oscar. At that time, we alternated between living in Majorca and Jamaica, where we owned an island, Navy Island, in Port Antonio. It was our garden and we lived on the yacht. There was nobody else on the island, it was almost like Robinson Crusoe. -A lot has been said about Errol Flynn's political ideology, probably without a base. Some biographies have also hinted at alleged Nazi sympathies. That hurt me very much. It wasn't true and he was dead and couldn't defend himself. It could be said that he was not left wing. He was moved above all by an insatiable curiosity. He liked to go where there were conflicts, with a desire to find the truth. I think he was searching for the humanity in man. In Spain, for example, when they spoke to him of the Civil War, he didn't understand it. But in early 1937, the name of Errol Flynn appeared on a movement supporting the Republican cause, together with Charles Chaplin, the Marx Brothers, Bette Davis, Clark Gable, Gary Cooper, Marlene Dietrich and his first wife, Lily Damita, among others. I was only a child then. And I know very little of his first marriage, or the second, to Nora Eddington. The man I knew was apolitical. We were friendly with Ronald Reagan, the ex-President who died recently. Ronald always spoke to us of politics and political history, but Errol did not follow him. -I believe that in January 1959, when the Castro revolution triumphed in Cuba, there is a photograph of Flynn and Hemingway with Fidel, Raul and Che Guevara, the leaders of the new regime. We used to spend long seasons in Cuba, where a friend owned property and I recall that Errol went to see if he was all right. When he returned, he told an American television station that Castroism was pure communism. I remember at that time, Castro was still trying to be nice, to win the confidence of the United States. And he seemed to be succeeding, because at that time, everybody laughed at Errol. They thought he was wrong, but it was soon obvious that he wasn't. -And how do you stand politically? Democracy is my ideology. But I think that it cannot work in some places, where the population is largely illiterate. -You have left films far behind, and are now a farmer? Yes, I have a farm in Boston Bay with horses, cattle and coco palms. At the moment about 50 people are working for me but at times there have been more. And I am also preparing my first book, my memoirs, but I have only got half way. -Is Jamaica now your home? Yes. But if I leave one day, I will return to Majorca. I have excellent memories of my last visit to the island in August 1985. But I don't know if I will be able to retire there one day. I always have new projects, such as an ecological hotel on my property, with golf, horses, tennis, cycling. It will be like a small village, but I don't know if I will ever carry it out.
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