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Type: Director
Nationality: Spanish
Date of Birth: 09/24/1949


 

Pedro Almodovar Quotes > After the enormous success of...

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After the enormous success of All About my Mother, all the awards and everything, I wanted to start a movie in exactly the same place that I used to be before. I wanted to show that all of the success had not changed my perception.
Pedro Almodovar

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