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  (in credits order)

Carmen Machi ... Chon

Penélope Cruz ... Pina

Marta Aledo ... Maribel

Directed by
Pedro Almodóvar  (as Mateo Blanco)
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Pedro Almodóvar  (as Harry 'Huracán' Caine)

Produced by
Agustín Almodóvar .... producer (uncredited)
Cinematography by
Joaquín Manchado 
Production Management
Sergio Díaz .... unit production manager
Sound Department
Jaime Fernández-Cid Buscató .... boom operator
Rodrigo Merolla .... second boom operator
Miguel Rejas .... sound
Camera and Electrical Department
Joaquín Manchado .... second operator
Editorial Department
Miguel P. Gilaberte .... digital intermediate colorist
Other crew
María Jesús Almodóvar .... food caterer (as Chus Almodóvar)
Fernando Lueches .... assistant to director

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"La concejala antropófaga" - Spain (original title)
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8 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

This short came up because Pedro Almodóvar was so happy with Carmen Machi's performance that wrote the monologue she said the night after she shot her scene in Broken Embraces (2009). Next morning, Almodóvar approached Machi with the script and filmed it that day.See more »
Chon:There is nothing more democratic than pleasureSee more »
Movie Connections:
Spin off from Broken Embraces (2009)See more »


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