All About My Mother (1999)
Melodramatic look at love and friendship.
The Devil's Backbone (2001)
Ghosts haunt an isolated orphanage during the last year of the Spanish Civil War.
High Heels (1991)
A woman who lives in the shadow of her mother finds herself locking horns with her after her husband is killed.
Life Is Beautiful (1998)
A man treats a concentration camp as a game to protect his son.
The Skin I Live In (2011)
A brilliant plastic surgeon tries to create the perfect skin for a woman who adores him but struggles under his control.

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La difference Tonie Marshall on Numéro Une and the barriers facing women in France and the film industry

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BFI launches Commonwealth Tales Free online film collection includes oldest surviving cricket film from 1897

East End Film Festival announces line-up Event back in spring for first time since 2011

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