Pedro Almodóvar is a latter-day Scheherazade, spinning fanciful tales for the delight of his audience. In the ensuing decades since his U.S. debut at the inaugural Miami Film Festival (1984), he’s become not only the most celebrated Spanish filmmaker but one of the world’s greatest directors, period.
Almodóvar: The Top Ten surveys ten classics made over the course of 25 years that feature his famous chicos y chicas Almodóvar that includes stars like Antonio Banderas, Penélope Cruz, and Javier Bardem.
The series runs from July 27 to August 9 at the Coral Gables Art Cinema.
Matador Friday 7/27, Wednesday 8/1, Sunday 8/5
What Have I Done To Deserve This? Friday 7/27, Monday 7/30, Saturday 8/4
All About My Mother Saturday 7/28, Tuesday 7/31, Sunday 8/5, Thursday 8/9
Law of Desire Saturday 7/28, Thursday 8/2, Monday 8/6
Talk to Her Saturday 7/28, Saturday 8/4, Monday 8/6, Thursday 8/9
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown Saturday 7/28, Monday 7/30, Friday 8/3, Tuesday 8/7
Broken Embraces Sunday 7/29, Thursday 8/2, Sunday 8/5
Live Flesh Sunday 7/29, Saturday 8/4, Tuesday 8/7
Volver Sunday 7/29, Wednesday 8/1, Saturday 8/4, Wednesday 8/8
Bad Education Tuesday 7/31, Friday 8/3, Wednesday 8/8