Broken Embraces (Los Abrazos Rotos)

Viva Pedro: The Almodóvar Interview | 19 Nov 2009 // 3:00 PM

What could possibly be better than getting face time with one of the most legendary filmmakers of all-time? Getting face time with Almodovar and getting him to talk about some of Matt Mazur's favorite things: Jessica Lange, Ingmar Bergman, and actresses behaving badly. Generous, energetic and all-around amazing, Almodovar talks to PopMatters about his new film, Broken Embraces and much more.


Broken Embraces | 28 Mar 2010 // 4:00 PM

Pedro Almodovar, like Brian dePalma, David Lynch and Dario Argento before him, has steeped his film in Freudianism, employing favorite Hitchcockian tropes of the voyeur, the blond, the double and the über-mother

Broken Embraces (Los Abrazos Rotos) | 22 Nov 2009 // 7:31 PM

Broken Embraces remains fixed on the ways that men seek control of the not-so-elusive Lena.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

READ the article