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Our Father

  • Our Father. Photo courtesy of the Spanish Film Archive

    Our Father. Photo courtesy of the Spanish Film Archive

  

Category

Feature film

Original title

Padre nuestro

Year

1985

The film won the Grand Prize of the Americas at the Montreal World Film Festival.

After being declared terminally ill by doctors, a Spanish cardinal decides to return to his hometown to sort everything out before he dies. He has also found out he has an illegitimate daughter, and that he is a grandfather. His return provokes reactions from the townspeople and his family.
 

Technical specifications

Screenplay
Francisco Regueiro, Ángel Fernández Santos

Actors
Francisco Rabal, Fernando Rey, Victoria Abril, Emma Penella, Rafaela Aparicio

Photography
Juan Amorós

Format
Colour

Duration
103 minutes

Awards
Grand Prize of the Americas at the Montreal World Film Festival (1985)

  

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