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Broken Embraces

Broken Embraces

by Pedro Almodóvar

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international title: Broken Embraces
original title: Los abrazos rotos
country: Spain
sales agent: Focus Features (USA)
year: 2009
directed by: Pedro Almodóvar
screenplay: Pedro Almodóvar
cast: Penélope Cruz, Blanca Portillo, Lluís Homar, José Luis Gómez, Carlos Leal, Lola Dueñas, Ángela Molina, Rossy de Palma

main awards/selection

European Film Awards 2009Best European Composer - Alberto Iglesias
Cannes 2009Official Selection

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