The Resource La ley del deseo : Law of desire, Writer/director, Pedro Almodovar, (videorecording)

La ley del deseo : Law of desire, Writer/director, Pedro Almodovar, (videorecording)

Label
La ley del deseo : Law of desire
Title
La ley del deseo
Title remainder
Law of desire
Statement of responsibility
Writer/director, Pedro Almodovar
Title variation
Law of desire
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
spa
Summary
  • Cómo evitar que la pasión y el deseo guíen tu vida? Cómo no caer en la tentación? Un hombre obsesionado. Un cineasta adicto a la cocaína. Una mujer transexual y su "hija". Sus historias convergen en esta película plagada de aquellos cuestionamientos que Almodóvar ha querido transmitir con sus obras desde sus inicios
  • Explores the relationships of a gay movie director, who has a transsexual brother (now a woman living with her daughter) and two lovers, one of whom murders the other and takes the director's sister (brother) hostage in order to see the director one more time
Member of
Awards note
Ganadora del Festival Internacional de Berlín.
Cataloging source
HTM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Angel L. Fernandez ; editor, Jose Salcedo ; music, Bernardo Bonezzi, Jacques Brel
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in Spain 7 February 1987; USA (Miami Film Festival) 10 February 1987
Intended audience
MPAA rating: NC-17
Language note
Spanish dialogue, English subtitles
PerformerNote
Antonio Banderas, Carmen Maura, Miguel Molina, Eusebio Poncela, Tina Quintero, Pablo Quintero, Antonio Benítez, Juan Bermúdez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Almodóvar, Pedro
  • Banderas, Antonio
  • Maura, Carmen
  • Molina, Miguel
  • Poncela, Eusebio
  • Deseo, S.A
Runtime
98
Series statement
Colección Almodóvar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Transsexuals
  • Gays
  • Romantic comedy films
  • Homosexuality in motion pictures
  • Comedy films
  • Feature films
  • Foreign films
  • Motion pictures, Spanish
  • Spanish language materials
  • Foreign language films
Technique
live action
Label
La ley del deseo : Law of desire, Writer/director, Pedro Almodovar, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Scene selection -- cast and crew -- synopsis
Control code
ocn180136404
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
System control number
(OCoLC)180136404
System details
DVD format. Digital video disc. Dolby Digital 2.0. Regions 1 and 4
Label
La ley del deseo : Law of desire, Writer/director, Pedro Almodovar, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Scene selection -- cast and crew -- synopsis
Control code
ocn180136404
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
System control number
(OCoLC)180136404
System details
DVD format. Digital video disc. Dolby Digital 2.0. Regions 1 and 4

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