Film: Flashbacks of guilt and despair

Both actors give superb performances in the changing eras of fashions and sensibility

28th August, 2016
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Adriana Ugarte and Emma Suarez in Julieta

Julieta, Directed by Pedro Almodóvar, Nationwide, 15A, ★★★★

Strange Occurrences In A Small Irish Village, Directed by Aoife Kelleher, Selected, no cert, ★★★

Opening with theatrical folds of crimson red that are slowly revealed to be a woman’s blouse, Almodóvar slowly exposes the secrets in the heart beating just beneath. Julieta (Emma Suárez) is preparing to leave present-day Madrid with her art-journalist boyfriend Lorenzo (Dario Grandinetti) for a new life in...

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