1983: He wrote the "memories" of fictional porn star Patty Diphusa in the magazine "La Luna de Madrid".
7 Biographical Movies |
20 Print Biographies |
34 Interviews |
15 Articles |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
Pedro Almodovar | Almodovar-McNamara | Mateo Blanco | Harry 'Huracán' Caine | Almodóvar & McNamara | Almodóvar y McNamara | Pepe Patatia | Pedro
5' 9¾" (1.77 m)
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My first ambition was to be a writer. I have always been very interested in writing. But it seems to me that I have more capacity for telling a story with images. It seems I have more talent for filmmaking than for writing a novel, which is my dream. I have always found it easy to let my imagination go. You do not just need imagination for filmmaking, you also need a lot of passion. When I ...
He spent 10 years writing the script for Bad Education
(2004) (a.k.a. "Bad Education"), during which time he made such acclaimed films such as All About My Mother
(1999) (a.k.a. "All About my Mother") and Talk to Her
(2002) (a.k.a. "Talk to Her"). The script is based upon a short story he wrote as an adolescent, which was based upon his experience at a Catholic boarding school.
Uses only his last name for his "Film By" credit ("Un film de Almodóvar")