TIFF 2009 MUST SEE LIST: Broken Embraces

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#5 Broken Embraces

Director: Pedro Almodovar

Cast: Penelope Cruz, Lluis Homar

After the success of their collaboration on Volver, Pedro Almodóvar and Penélope Cruz are once again working together; this time on a film entitled Los Abrazos Rotos (Broken Embraces).The film follows a blind screenwriter and former director Mateo Blanco, living a double life under the pseudonym of Harry Caine. The man writes lives and loves in the darkness. He was the victim of a brutal car accident fourteen years ago. Not only did he lose his sight, but also the woman of his life, Lena (Penelope Cruz). I have never been disappointed with Pedro Almodovar, and we’re expecting big things from Broken Embraces, one of our most anticipated films of 2009.

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  1. bleuaméricaine September 5, 2009

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