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The Secret Life of Words

The Secret Life of Words

by Isabel Coixet

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The consequences of having lived

Review: The Secret Life of Words

The consequences of having lived

Words have a life, and this life lies entirely in the "spoken", in the challenge of the unspeakable. Precisely like cinema, which confronts that which cannot be adequately expressed 

My cruel fairy tale

Interview: Isabel Coixet • Director

My cruel fairy tale

The profile of desire

Article: The Secret Life of Words

The profile of desire

Madrid-based production company El Deseo, run by Pedro's brother Agustín Almodóvar, quickly distinguished itself for its quality and audacity 





international title: The Secret Life of Words
original title: La vida secreta de las palabras
country: Spain
sales agent: El Deseao (ES)
year: 2005
directed by: Isabel Coixet
screenplay: Isabel Coixet
cast: Javier Cámara, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Steven Mackintosh, Tim Robbins, Sarah Polley, Julie Christie

main awards/selection

EFA 2006selection
Goya 2006Best Film, Best Director (Isabel Coixet), Best Production Supervision (Esther Garcia), Best Original Screenplay

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