March 16, 2017 JULIETA (SPA, subtitled) 4 PM or 7 PM
Director: Pedro AlmadÓvar Cast: Emma Suárez, Adriana Ugarte, Dario Grandinetti Running Time: 99 minutes
When we first meet Julieta she is about to move to Lisbon with her partner. An unexpected meeting with her daughter’s childhood friend puts an end to her plans as Julieta realizes she cannot leave without exploring the events which caused her daughter to leave without warning years ago. Adriana Ugarte and Emma Suárez both play Julieta at the different stages of her life and give brave and seamlessly connected performances. Adapted from three short stories by Canadian Nobel Prize winner, Alice Munro, AlmadÓvar creates a slick, stylish and captivatingly textured tale that reflects on the magic of chance encounters and the fragility of relationships in the face of long-buried secrets.