Blancanieves

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MPAA Rating
PG-13 for some violent content and sexuality.
Runtime
1 hour, 44 minutes
Languages
English (subtitled), Spanish

Storyline

Set in a romanticized 1920s Seville, Berger's Snow White is Carmen (Macarena García), the daughter of a famous bull fighter, who lives under the tyrannical rule of her monstrous, evil stepmother, Encarna (Maribel Verdú). She escapes and joins a troupe of bullfighting dwarves, where her beauty and natural talent in the ring attract notices from the press. But soon the news reaches Encarna, who at last she knows where to find Carmen, and she prepares for the final showdown. official plot version from cohenmedia.net

Additional Notes

  • **Official Spanish Selection for the Best Foreign Language Academy Award**
    **Winner of the Special Jury Prize at the 2012 San Sebastian Film Festival**
    **Winner of Best Actress in a Narrative Feature at the 2012 San Sebastian Film Festival**
    **Official Selection of the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival**
    **Official Selection of the 2012 Warsaw International Film Festival**
  • A re-working of the Brothers Grimm classic fairy tale Snow White.