Han slog igenom i Spanien 1980 med långfilmen Pepi, Luci, Bom, och internationellt 1988 med Kvinnor på gränsen till nervsammanbrott. Pedro Almodovar “Splashing his colorful films across the dour post-Franco Spanish landscape with the irreverent glee of a prostitute arriving late to church after a long night, Pedro Almodóvar has been called the most influential Spanish filmmaker since Luis Buñuel. Pedro Almodóvar’s films include All About My Mother, Talk to Her, Volver, The Skin I Live In… Pedro Almodovar Movies Pedro Almodovar Filmography Pedro Almodovar is a Spanish director, screenwriter, producer, and former actor who gained fame for his black comedy-drama 'Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown' (1988), which earned him an 'Academy Award' nomination for 'Best Foreign Language Film'. Pedro Almodóvar is arguably the best and certainly the most renowned (in contemporary times) filmmaker from Spain. Pedro Almodóvar’s Madrid: top 10 film locations to visit The Spanish capital is the ‘centre of the Almodóvarian universe’. With 19 films under his belt, as well as awards from Cannes, Venice, and the Oscars, Almodóvar has crafted a reputation that is evoked by his often-used tagline: “A film by Almodóvar.” Almodóvar emerged in the midst of "La Movida Madrileña" (The Madrid Scene), a time of counterculture movements following the death of fascist dictator Francisco Franco in 1975, who had ruled Spain since the Spanish Civil War in 1939. Pedro Almodóvar: "Siento la misma pasión y la misma incertidumbre que cuando empecé a hacer cine" - Duration: 8:44. euronews (en español) 31,807 views

All 21 of his films, ranked worst to best, include Talk to Her, All About My Mother, Volver. Tour our gallery of Pedro Almodovar movies. Spain has a variety of unique filmmakers, but very few have resonated as profusely in the international film market as Pedro Almodóvar has. Pedro Almodóvar Caballero, född 25 september 1949 i Calzada de Calatrava, Ciudad Real, Kastilien-La Mancha, är en spansk filmregissör, manusförfattare och filmproducent.. Almodóvar flyttade till Madrid 1968 med målet att lära sig göra film. Pedro Almodóvar, the ever subversive and confronting filmmaker returns to the darker themes involving sex, murder and manipulation with added importance on cinema and ‘acting’. The Best Movies by Pedro Almodóvar You Should Watch Oscar-winning director and screen-writer Pedro Almodóvar has produced dozens of unique, profound and sometimes controversial films, becoming an internationally recognized filmmaker, and one of the most famous outside Hollywood.

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