Wednesday Night at the Cinematheque
LatinAuteur — Cinema from
Spain to Latin America
High Heels ~ Tacones Lejanos
(dir. Pedro Almodóvar, 1991, Spain) 112 min.
After a fifteen-year absence, a woman (Victoria Abril) returns and discovers her daughter has married one of her mother’s ex-lovers. Almodóvar imbues humor, pathos, and romance with his striking visual style, while honoring the authentic emotions of his characters.
COMEDY, DRAMA, ROMANCE
Winner: César Award (France) Best Foreign Film
Golden Globe nomination: Best Foreign Film