Parallel Mothers
Running Time:
123mins
Genre:
Drama
Director:
Pedro Almodóvar
Starring:
Penélope Cruz , Julieta Serrano, Rossy de Palma, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Milena Smit, Daniela Santiago, Israel Elejalde
Censor advice:
strong sex, references to sexual violence
Synopsis:
Two women, Janis and Ana, meet in a hospital where they are about to give birth. Both are single and became pregnant by accident. Janis, middle-aged, has no regrets and is exultant. The other, Ana, an adolescent, is scared and repentant. Janis tries to encourage her as they move like sleepwalkers through the hospital corridors. The few words they exchange in these hours will create a very close link between them, which by chance will develop and complicate, changing their lives in a decisive way. Subtitled
Synopsis:
Two women, Janis and Ana, meet in a hospital where they are about to give birth. Both are single and became pregnant by accident. Janis, middle-aged, has no regrets and is exultant. The other, Ana, an adolescent, is scared and repentant. Janis tries to encourage her as they move like sleepwalkers through the hospital corridors. The few words they exchange in these hours will create a very close link between them, which by chance will develop and complicate, changing their lives in a decisive way. Subtitled
Opens on: Fri 28 Jan
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