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El detective y la muerte

Directed by Gonzalo Suárez
Spain, 1994
Thriller

Synopsis

A modern-day, surreal take on Hans Chritsian Andersen’s The Story of a Mother, this version charts a nightmarish odyssey across a nameless European city wrecked by crime and racial violence, with an unscrupulous business magnate holding the power to grant or deny life.

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El detective y la muerte Directed by Gonzalo Suárez

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1994 | 2 wins including: Best Actor

Goya Awards

1995 | 5 nominations including: Best Screenplay - Original

Camerimage

1994