Cast: Jorge Sanz, Victoria Abril, Maribel Verdú.
Spain / 1990 / 122 mins
Spanish, English subt.
Based on a real crime that took place in the 1940s, this is a film of intrigue, passions and strong erotic content. It is the story of a young man who, having just completed his military service, looks for work to earn money and marry his girlfriend. While he is looking for work, he takes lodgings in the house of a widow, with whom he begins to have a sexual relationship. From this moment, the main character enters an internal struggle between his two loves.
· Goya Best Film Award 1991
· Goya Best Director Award 1991
· Silver Bear Berlinale to Victoria Abril 1991
The film will will be screened in 35mm format thanks to ICAA.