Mysteries unfold in this story filled with death, incest, adultery, murder, fear and humour. In one of Pedro Almodovar’s most admired films, Raimunda (Penélope Cruz) and Sole (Lola Dueñas) are sisters in a working-class neighborhood south of Madrid whose parents died a few years prior in a tragic fire. One day their dead mother Irene (Carmen Maura) returns as a ghost to resolve issues with Raimunda who is busy dealing with her husband’s death and calming her daughter. Mysteries unfold in this story filled with death, incest, adultery, murder, fear and humour. The ensemble cast of six female actors jointly won the Best Actress award at Cannes.

Presented as part of a selection of Best Film winners of the European Film Awards, celebrating its 30th anniversary. Also screening in the selection are Amélie and The Lives of Others.

Ticket offers: the LIFF 2017 Pass is incredible value or see 6 films for the price of 5 (available by phone or in person only) - details here.

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