Circling far above Spain in the Toledo sky, Peninsula Flight 2549 has run into trouble. Unbeknown to its passengers, the landing gear is stuck. Disaster beckons.
"A film by Almodovar." You know as a director that you've made it when your surname becomes a brand.
Pedro Almodóvar's 1991 romp High Heels (Tacones Lejanos) takes in two of his pet obsessions, that of femininity and the relationships between women.
Memory, trauma and obsession are all key themes in Almodovar's new film. Unsurprisingly for the writer-director, accepted as one of Spain's greatest cinematic artists, this is a complex, yet stimulating...