Pain & Glory

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Pain & Glory

Pain and Glory tells of a series of reencounters experienced by Salvador Mallo, a film director in his physical decline. Some of them in the flesh, others remembered: his childhood in the 60s, when he emigrated with his parents to a village in Valencia in search of prosperity, the first desire, his first adult love in the Madrid of the 80s, the pain of the breakup of that love while it was still alive and intense, writing as the only therapy to forget the unforgettable, the early discovery of cinema, and the void, the infinite void that creates the incapacity to keep on making films. Pain and Glory talks about creation, about the difficulty of separating it from one’s own life and about the passions that give it meaning and hope. In recovering his past, Salvador finds the urgent need to recount it, and in that need he also finds his salvation.

Friday, November 22: 8:30pm
Saturday, November 23: 3:30pm
Saturday, November 23: 8:30pm
Sunday, November 24: 4:30pm
Friday, November 29 6:00pm
Saturday, November 30: 6:00pm
Thursday, December 5: 6:00pm

“Emotions and eye-popping colors tell the director’s deeply personal story, with Antonio Banderas front and center.” …Full Review

“Despite its sometimes-grim subject matter, “Pain and Glory” has plenty of Almodóvar’s playful humor and love of the absurd.” …Full Review

“Pain & Glory” is so awash in magnificence it’s hard to decide who to praise more: its filmmaker, Pedro Almódovar; or its mesmerizing star, Antonio Banderas.” …Full Review

112 Minutes / R / Spanish w/English Subtitles
$7 Adult, $6 Child/Student/Senior

November 24 2019


Date: November 24, 2019
Time: 4:30 pm
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Cost: $6 – $7
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Riviera Theatre Auditorium

50 N. Main St.
Three Rivers, MI 49093 United States

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