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Two children, Ignacio and Enrique, know love, the movies and fear in a religious school at the beginning of the 1960s. Father Manolo, director of the school and its professor of literature, is witness to and part of these discoveries. The three are followed through the next few decades, their reunion marking life and death.

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Directed by

Pedro Almodóvar

Written by

Pedro Almodóvar (Screenplay)

Runtime

106 minutes

Country

Spain

Language

Spanish

Cast

Keywords

priest friendship gay teacher spain transsexuality movie business drug abuse individual sexual abuse transvestism sexual identity madrid screenplay catholicism boarding school

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