La piel que habito

The skin I live In
Pedro Almodóvar
Pedro Almodóvar
Antonio Banderas, Elena Anaya, Marisa Paredes, Jan Cornet, Roberto Álamo, Blanca Suárez, Eduard Fernández, José Luis Gómez, Bárbara Lennie, Susi Sánchez, Fernando Cayo
El Deseo


Ever since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has been interested in creating a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he manages to cultivate a skin that is a real shield against every assault. In addition to years of study and experimentation, Robert needed a further three things: no scruples, an accomplice and a human guinea pig. Scruples were never a problem. Marilia, the woman who looked after him from the day he was born, is his most faithful accomplice. And as for the human guinea pig...


Festivals & Academy awards and others

Festival de Cannes 2011
Prix de la Jeunesse
Prix Vulcain de l'Artiste-Technicien (José Luis Alcaine)
Málaga Film Festival 2018
Homage Section (Paco Delgado)

European Film Awards (EFA) 2011
European Production Designer Nomination / European Composer Nomination
Gaudí Awards 2012
Goyas Awards 2012
Best New Actor Actor Award / Best Leading Actress Award / Best Makeup and/or Hairstyling Award / Best Original Music Award
Best Film Nomination / Best New Actress Nomination / Best Adapted Screenplay Nomination / Best Leading Actor Nomination / Best Special Effects Nomination / Best Production Supervision Nomination / Best Art Director Nomination / Best Director Nomination / Best Original Screenplay Nomination / Best Photography Nomination / Best Editing Nomination / Best Costum Design Nomination / Best Sound Nomination
Golden Globe Awards 2011
Best Foreign Language Film Nomination
BAFTA Awards 2012
Best Film Not in English Language Award


Spain (2 of September 2011)