About

Salvador Mallo, a filmmaker in the twilight of his career, remembers his life: his mother, his lovers, the actors he worked with. The sixties in a small village in Valencia, the eighties in Madrid, the present, when he feels an immeasurable emptiness, facing his mortality, the incapability of continuing filming, the impossibility of separating creation from his own life. The need of narrating his...

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Directed by

Pedro Almodóvar

Written by

Pedro Almodóvar (Screenplay)

Runtime

114 minutes

Country

Spain

Language

Spanish

Cast

Keywords

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