Two women are in a hospital about the give birth. Janis (Penelope Cruz) is excited and Ana (Milena Smit) is afraid. They form a special bond in this moving drama written and directed by Pedro Almodovar. (Rated R)
Winner of the Best Film and Best Actress awards at the Venice Film Festival
“Oscar-caliber screenwriting and direction and easily one of Almodóvar's best films.” Dwight Brown Newspaper Publishers Association
“A movie of infinite tenderness, that rare ode to motherhood that acknowledges mothers as women first and mothers second.” Stephanie Zacharek, Time
Running Time: 120 Minutes
Nominated for 2 Academy Awards - Best Actress and Best Original Score!