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Title The headless woman [videorecording]

Published [England] : New Wave Films, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 videodisc (DVD) (87 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features: Q&A session with director; original theatrical trailer; other Strand Releasing trailers.
Credits Aquafilms ; El Deseo S.A. ; R&C Produzioni ; Slot Machine ; Teodora Film ; Arte France Cinema ; produced by Pedro Almodovar, Agustin Almodovar, Esther Garcia, Veronica Cura, Enrique Peñeyro, Lucrecia Martel, Marianne Slot, Vieri Razini, Cesare Petrillo, Tilde Corsi ; written and directed by Lucrecia Martel ; director of photography, Barbara Alvarez ; editor, Miguel Schverdfinger.
Performers María Onetto, Claudia Cantero, César Bordón, Daniel Genoud, Guillermo Arengo, Inés Efron.
Summary A bourgeois woman is driving alone on a dirt road when she becomes distracted and runs over something. In the days following this jarring incident, she becomes dazed and emotionally disconnected from the people and events in her life. She becomes obsessed with the possibility that she may have killed someone. The police confirm that there were no accidents reported in the area and everything returns to normal. That is until a gruesome discovery is made.
Audience Classification: 12 : for viewing by persons aged 12 years or more.
Original Version First released: Argentina : Aquafilms : El Deseo S.A., 2008.
System notes DVD, PAL ; region 2.
Language notes Spanish dialogue, with English subtitles.
Other author Almodóvar, Agustin. Producer.
Almodóvar, Pedro. Producer.
Martel, Lucrecia, 1966- Author of screenplay. Director.
Corsi, Tilde.
Cura, Verónica.
García, Esther.
Petrillo, Cesare.
Piñeyro, Enrique.
Razini, Vieri.
Slot, Marianne, 1968-
Onetto, María. Actor.
Cantero, Claudia. Actor.
Bordón, César. Actor.
Genoud, Daniel. Actor.
Arengo, Guillermo. Actor.
Efron, Inés. Actor.
Aquafilms (Firm)
New Wave Films.
Subject Middle class -- Argentina -- Drama.
Dirt roads -- Argentina -- Drama.
Traffic accidents -- Argentina -- Drama.
Distress (Psychology) -- Argentina -- Drama.
Police -- Argentina -- Drama.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Detective and mystery films
Fiction films
Feature films
Feature films -- Argentina.
Foreign language films -- Spanish.
Variant Title Mujer sin cabeza
Standard Number 5055159200141
Publisher Number 014 New Wave Films
VFD 42517 New Wave Films