“As emotionally devastating as it is visually stunning.” - Alyx Vesey, Bitch Media
“From the very first shot of Volver... you know you're in masterful hands.” - Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal
In this nuanced ghost story, Raimunda and her sister Sole grieve the death of their mother Irene, who died recently in a house fire. When Irene’s ghost appears, so do the shadows and demons of tragedies past.
Awards & Nominations
Nominee - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Penélope Cruz), Academy Awards
Winner - Best Actress (To the female ensemble cast), Cannes
Winner - Best Screenplay, Cannes
Winner - Best Director, Best Film, Best Lead Actress (Penélope Cruz), Best Supporting Actress (Carmen Maura), Best Original Score, Goya Awards
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