7.3/10
366
4 user 7 critic

For 80 Days (2010)

80 egunean (original title)
Where is the thin line that separates friendship from desire? After more than 50 years without seeing each other, two 70 years old women dare crossing the line.

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay)
Reviews
7 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Flowers (2014)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Ane's life turns around when, week after week, she receives a bunch of flowers at home. Always at the same time and always without a senders note.

Directors: Jon Garaño, Jose Mari Goenaga
Stars: Itziar Ituño, Nagore Aranburu, Itziar Aizpuru
Amama (2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Asier Altuna
Stars: Nagore Aranburu, Amparo Badiola, Klara Badiola
Negociador (2014)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Manu Aranguren is the contact person from the Spanish government in the negotiations with terrorist group ETA. But the dialog is influenced by errors and chance, leaving the personal relationships of the negotiators as key to its outcome.

Director: Borja Cobeaga
Stars: Ramón Barea, Josean Bengoetxea, Carlos Areces
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A single mother struggles to pay the rent and put food on the table for her 10 year old son.

Director: Juan Miguel del Castillo
Stars: Gaspar Campuzano, Mariana Cordero, Natalia de Molina
B II (2015)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

July 15, 2013 Luis Barcenas - Old party treasurer was transferred from prison to National Court to testify. Previously, he had denied everything. Today he will tell the truth.

Director: David Ilundain
Stars: Pedro Casablanc, Manolo Solo, Pedro Civera
Vacas (1992)
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Set in the Basque region, a story of the rivalry of two families, period 1870-1935

Director: Julio Medem
Stars: Emma Suárez, Carmelo Gómez, Ana Torrent
Tapas (2005)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The small, everyday stories of a group of neighbours who live in a suburb of Barcelona, and the little secrets that they hide.

Directors: José Corbacho, Juan Cruz
Stars: Ángel de Andrés López, María Galiana, Elvira Mínguez
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Natalia and Carlos, both aged 20, are in love and struggling to survive in today's Spain. Their limited resources prevent them from getting ahead as they'd like to. They have no great ... See full summary »

Director: Jaime Rosales
Stars: Ingrid García Jonsson, Carlos Rodríguez, Inma Nieto
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

After traveling far from home in pursuit of a better future, June comes back to her hometown to try to restore broken bonds with Diego, her first love, and her father. She will try to bring... See full summary »

Director: Lara Izagirre
Stars: Irene Escolar, Tamar Novas, Lier Quesada
Endless Night (2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Nobody Wants the Night is about the relentless icy landscape that separates and draws these two women together during the long, tense wait for the man they both love in such different ways.

Director: Isabel Coixet
Stars: Juliette Binoche, Gabriel Byrne, Rinko Kikuchi
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Nino and Bruno are two comedians who reach the heights of success with their duo act, turning them into huge TV celebrities. However, the hate between them grows as fast, and as much, as their fame.

Director: Álex de la Iglesia
Stars: Santiago Segura, El Gran Wyoming, Álex Angulo
Diamond Flash (2011)
Drama | Fantasy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Violeta is willing to do anything to find her missing kid. Elena keeps a strange secret. Lola wants to settle her debts with the past. Juana needs someone who loves her unconditionally and ... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Vermut
Stars: Maria Cuéllar, Inma Isla, Ramos López
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Itziar Aizpuru ...
Axun
Mariasun Pagoaga ...
Maite
José Ramón Argoitia ...
Juan Mari
Zorion Eguileor ...
Julian (as Zorion Egileor)
Ane Gabarain ...
Josune
Patricia López ...
Garazi
...
Ana (as Tania de la Cruz)
Pedro Arnaez Oñatibia ...
Mikel
M. Josefa Echave ...
Juanita (as Mª Josefa Echave)
Luisa M. Ariztondo ...
Koro (as Luisa Mª Ariztondo)
Alaitz Eguren ...
Erizaina
Iñake Irastorza ...
Medikua
Oswaldo Parma ...
Antonio (as Osvaldo Parma)
Joana Otxoa de Alaiza ...
Ikaslea 1
Itziar Egiguren ...
Zerbitzaria
Edit

Storyline

Axun and Maite met at secondary school during a repressive era that never allowed their relationship to go beyond friendship. Later on, their paths led them apart: Axun got married and moved out to the country to live on a farm, while Maite traveled the world, clarified her sexual orientation in her own mind, and now, having had a successful career as a piano teacher, she has returned to San Sebastian to take up her retirement. Fifty years on, Axun and Maite, now both seventy, meet up by chance while visiting patients in hospital. At first, they don't recognize one another, but soon long- suppressed feelings begin to emerge once more with the same intensity, and Axun is aware for the first time of her chance to start something entirely new. Feelings once illicit which, fifty years ago, she was unable and forbidden to identify, force her to reassess her marriage and to embark on a journey of self-knowledge. When Maite invites her to the island of Santa Clara, Axun has to decide whether... Written by Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 May 2010 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

For 80 Days  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

(35 mm version)|

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in What About Columbus (2012) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Do not miss!
10 September 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I just saw this outstanding film at the World Film Festival in Montreal. It received a well-deserved, spontaneous applause from the audience. I saw 10 films at the festival, from all over the world, and this one was the highlight.The script is not obvious, and takes its time developing the story, of the renewed, but only temporary, friendship between two elderly women who meet again by accident. The characters and the joint history of the main protagonists are revealed in part through flashbacks. By the end of the film one really knows and loves them. Secondary characters are vivid and true to life. The ending is totally appropriate for the way the story has been going and leaves one with mixed feelings.


15 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss For 80 Days (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?