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Showing: 6th March 2015 at 7:30 pm

Released: 8th September 2012 (Toronto Film Festival)

12th July 2013 (UK)

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FranceSpainBelgiumFrance/Spain/Belgium 102 mins Drama/Fantasy



Director: Pablo Berger

Stars: Maribel Verdú, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Ángela Molina


A black and white homage to silent cinema. The film is a twist on the Snow White tale set in 1920 as Seville and centered on a female bull-fighter.

A twist on the Snow White fairy tale that is set in 1920s Seville and centered on a female bullfighter.


Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA (Saturn Award nominated for Best Foreign Film 2013), Boulder International Film Festival (Won Grand Prize 2013), Brussels International Festival of Fantasy Film (Won 7th Orbit Prize 2013), Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (CFCA nomination for Best Original Score 2013), Chlotrudis Awards (Chlotrudis Award win for Best Production Design 2014), Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain (8 Wins for Best Film, Best Director, Best Supporting Actress, Best Cinematography, Best New Actress, Best Editing, Best Score and Best Original Screenplay 2013)(4 nominations for Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor and Best New Actor 2013), César Awards, France (Nominated for Best Foreign Film 2014), European Film Awards (Win for Best Costume Designer)(2 nominations for Best Film and Best Director 2013), Fotogramas de Plata (2 wins for Best Spanish Film and Best Movie Actress 2013), Gaudí Awards (4 wins for Best Film in Catalan Language, Best Costume Design, Best Original Score and Best Art Direction 2013)(8 nominations for Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Female Lead x 2, Best Make-Up and Hairstyles, Best Special/Visual Effects, Best Cinematography and Best Film Editing 2013), Goya Awards (10 wins for Best New Actress, Best Costume Design, Best Cinematography , Best Original Score, Best Original Screenplay, Best Original Song, Best Make-Up and Hairstyles, Best Actress, Best Production Design and Best Film 2013)(8 nominations for Best New Actor, Best Special Effects, Best Production Manager, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress and Best Editing 2013), Palm Springs International Film Festival (Won Cine Latino Award 2013), Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards (Nomination for Best Foreign Language Film 2013), Premios ACE (3 wins for Best Cinema Supporting Actor, Best Cinema Actress and Best Cinema Film 2013), San Sebastián International Film Festival (2 wins for Special Prize of the Jury, and Silver Seashell for Best Actress 2012)(Nomination for Golden Seashell 2012), Sant Jordi Awards (Won for Best Spanish Film 2013), Spanish Actors Union (Win for Female Lead Performance in Film 2013)(5 nominations for Film: Performance in a Minor Role, Female, Film: Supporting Performance, Female, Film: Lead Performance, Male, Film: Performance in a Minor Role, Male and Film: Performance in a Minor Role, Male 2013), Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (Nominated for Grand Prize 2012), and Toronto International Film Festival (2 nominations for Discovery Award and International Critics’ Award (FIPRESCI) 2012), Turia Awards (Won Audience Award for Best Spanish Film 2013), Vancouver Film Critics Circle (Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film 2014), Warsaw International Film Festival (Nominated for Free Spirit Award 2012


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