Contains 4 worksheets: one for GCSE classes, one for AS or A Level pupils and two film review sheets at different levels. Teachers’ Notes included.
About the film
Todo Sobre Mi Madre (1999)
Directed by Pedro Almodóvar
Running time 101 minutes approx
Manuela is a single mother who lives with her son, Esteban. On his 17th birthday they go to see a play and he dies in a car accident when running to get the autograph of Huma, the main actress. Manuela goes to Barcelona to tell everything to Esteban’s father, a transvestite called Lola. There she finds her friend Agrado, a transvestite prostitute; Rosa, a nun pregnant by Lola; and Huma, who has a drug addict daughter. These women will show us how to face problems with fortitude.
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