All About My Mother (Todo Sobre mi Madre)
(Pedro Almodovar, 1999, colour, 101 minutes, cert 15)
In honour of our current exhibition El Greco to Goya - Spanish Masterpieces from The Bowes Museum, the Wallace Collection presents a selection of recent masterpieces of Spanish cinema. Single Mother Manuela is devastated when her only son dies on her birthday. Consumed with guilt she travels to Barcelona to tell his dying transsexual father (Lola) of his son's existence. Multi-award winning film from acclaimed director Pedro Almodovar.
Please note that this film is not suitable for children under the age of 15.