About

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

7.5
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Written by

Guillermo Arriaga (Screenplay)
Alejandro González Iñárritu (Idea)

Runtime

143 minutes

Country

Japan, United States of America, France, Mexico

Language

English

Tagline

If You Want to be Understood...Listen

Cast

Keywords

daughter loss of loved one deaf-mute terror ensemble cast gun nanny morocco drug use first time illegal immigration ecstasy multiple storylines san diego bullet wound incident

Photos

Lists

#382 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Gustavo Santaolalla

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role Adriana Barraza

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Directing Alejandro González Iñárritu