Coral Gables Art Cinema to Celebrate Spanish Filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar

Who would have suspected back in the 1970s that the scruffy and rebellious young Spaniard — director of immoral movies, with as many fans as critics — would become world famous, with two Oscars, two Golden Globes, nine Goyas, a retrospective at MoMA, an honorary membership in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and a juror’s seat at the Cannes Film Festival in 2017?

The history of movies has put Pedro Almodovar on the throne he deserves. That’s what Nat Chediak, the co-founder of the Miami Film Festival and director of programming at the Coral Gables Art Cinema, suggests in his introduction to “Almodovar: The Top Ten,” a festival of 10 films that runs Friday-Aug. 9. Read More via MiamiHerald.

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