Parallel Mothers

Type: New Blu-Ray


Photojournalist Janis (Penélope Cruz) sought the help of anthropologist Arturo (Israel Elejalde) in locating the remains of her Civil War dead ancestor... but the liaison left her pregnant. Bonding with her maternity ward roommate-the withdrawn teenager Ana (Milena Smit)-they'd respectively find challenges expected and unexpected in their fatherless households. Pedro Almodovar's affecting study also stars Rossy de Palma, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón. 123 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: Spanish; Subtitles: Engish. In Spanish with English subtitles.