This week Kurt talks with the Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar, who’s made a career of films about passionate, quirky women: “Women On the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown,” “Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!,” “Volver,” among many others. Almodóvar’s new movie, “Broken Embraces,” opens this weekend. Like his other films, it draws from a rich, quintessentially Spanish palette, filled with the vibrant streets, landscapes, and colors of Almodóvar’s home country.
Our listener David Sarpal wanted to know if Almodóvar would ever shoot a film in Latin America, and if so, where. In our featured web extra for the week, here’s Almodóvar’s response:
Listen to Kurt’s full on-air interview with Pedro Almodóvar here:
– Erin Calabria