This Is Not a Film Series: Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

Sunday, November 8, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM


This Is Not a Film Series: Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

TV actress Pepa Marcos (Carmen Maura) is jilted by voiceover actor Iván (Fernando Guillén) in a whirlwind farce packed with comedic turns. Launching the career of director Pedro Almódovar, Women on the Verge earned a nomination for the 1988 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. A tour of Miró: The Experience of Seeing at 1:00 pm and tapas-inspired movie treats at 1:30 pm precede each film.

Spain. 1988. Spanish with English subtitles. 90 min. R.