Pedro Almodóvar

Spanish Actor Pedro Almodóvar

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Pedro Almodóvar Caballero (born 25 September 1949) is a Spanish film director, screenwriter and producer.

Almodóvar is arguably the most successful and internationally known Spanish filmmaker of his generation. His films, marked by complex narratives, employ the codes of melodrama and use elements of pop culture, popular songs, irreverent humor, strong colors, glossy décor and LGBT themes. Desire, passion, family and identity are among Almodóvar’s most prevalent themes. His films enjoy a worldwide following and he has become a major figure on the stage of world cinema.

He founded Spanish film production company El Deseo S.A. with his younger brother Agustín Almodóvar who has produced almost all of Pedro’s films. He was elected a Foreign Honorary Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2001.

Birth Date
Age 69
Born
Calzada de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Occupation
  • Actor
  • Director
  • Writer
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Filmography

Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2019 Pain & Glory Spain Writer, Director 8.00
2016 Julieta Spain Writer, Director 0.00
2013 I'm So Excited! Spain Writer, Director 0.00
2011 The Skin I Live In Spain Director, Writer 0.00
2009 Broken Embraces Spain Director, Writer, Writer 0.00
2006 Volver Spain Director 0.00
2004 Bad Education Spain Director, Writer 0.00
2002 Talk to Her Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1999 All About My Mother Spain, France Director 0.00
1997 Live Flesh France, Spain Writer, Director 0.00
1995 The Flower of My Secret Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1993 Kika France, Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1991 High Heels Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1990 Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1988 Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1987 Law of Desire Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1986 Matador Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1984 What Have I Done to Deserve This? Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1983 Dark Habits Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1982 Labyrinth of Passion Spain Director, Writer 0.00
1980 Pepi, Luci, Bom Spain Chico Actor, Director, Writer 0.00

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