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3.2
10 Ratings

Butterfly Wings

Alas de mariposa

Directed by Juanma Bajo Ulloa
Spain, 1991
Drama

Synopsis

Ami is a 6 year old girl, extremely sensitive. Her mother, Carmen, lives with the obsession of giving a son to her husband, Gabriel. When finally she gets pregnant, the relation between mother and daughter becomes a tragic one, driving the family to an inevitable nightmare.

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Butterfly Wings Directed by Juanma Bajo Ulloa

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1991 | Winner: Golden Seashell

Goya Awards

1992 | 3 wins including: Best Actress

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