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The Flower of My Secret

La flor de mi secreto

Directed by Pedro Almodóvar
Spain, France, 1995


Leo, a middle-aged writer of popular romantic novels who writes under a pseudonym, despises her own work. At home she is also miserable. Her husband, who works overseas, is distant both physically and emotionally. Yet the appearance of a new editor offers an opportunity for Leo to reassess her life.

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The Flower of My Secret Directed by Pedro Almodóvar

Awards & Festivals

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Best Actress

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1996 | Nominee: European Silver Ribbon

Goya Awards

1996 | 7 nominations including: Best Director

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