Pain and Glory
Dolor y gloria
A renowned filmmaker in physical decline experiences a series of re-encounters, some in the flesh, others remembered. His childhood in Valencia, his first adult love, the pain of the breakup, and his discovery of cinema.
cast Antonio Banderas, Asier Etxeandía, Julieta Serrano, Penélope Cruz
"As ever, Almodóvar has made a film about pleasure, which is itself a pleasure: witty, intelligent and sensuous."
- The Guardian.
The Spanish director's autobiographical ode to the craft of filmmaking brought Antonio Banderas the Best Actor award at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.