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My Soul Brother

  • My Soul Brother. Photo courtesy of the Spanish Film Archive

    My Soul Brother. Photo courtesy of the Spanish Film Archive

  

Category

Feature film

Original title

Mi hermano del alma

Year

1993

Director

Mariano Barroso

Mariano Barroso won a Goya Best New Director Award for this, his first feature film.
 

Two brothers, Carlos and Toni, meet again after many years without seeing each other. Toni is a flashy loser, while Carlos is an ambitious businessman who is married to Julia, Toni’s ex-wife. Carlos asks Toni to accompany him on a business trip, in order, among other things, to smoothen things over; but it will not be so easy.
 

Technical specifications

Screenplay
Mariano Barroso, Joaquin Oristrell

Actors
Juanjo Puigcorbé, Carlos Hipólito, Lydia Bosch, Juan Echanove, Jordi Mollà

Photography
Flavio Martínez Labiano

Music
Bingen Mendizábal

Format
Colour

Duration
93 minutes

Awards
Grand Prix for Best Film at the 1994 Karlovy Vary Film Festival

  

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