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Bad Education (19-Mar-2004)

Director: Pedro Almodóvar

Writer: Pedro Almodóvar

Keywords: Drama, Thriller, Crossdressing

Two young Spanish boys struggle through days spent at a Franco-era parochial school.

Enrique and Ignacio are two young men and best friends growing up under the authoritarian rule of Spanish dictator Francisco Franco. Their complicated friendship navigates through a number of twists and turns, seeing the pair through their development as individuals schooled at a strict Catholic institution, their first sexual encounter with one another, and Ignacio's questionable relationship with their principal and literature teacher. The men eventually go their separate ways, leading to a dramatic encounter well into their adulthood in post-Franco Spain.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Gael García Bernal
30-Nov-1978   The Motorcycle Diaries


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