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The Shanghai Spell

El embrujo de Shanghai

Directed by Fernando Trueba
Spain, France, 2002
Drama, Mystery


This is a drama who centers a fourteen year old lad discovering his first love at the point of his pencil whilst drawing the portrait of a sickly but coquettish fifteen year old girl.

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The Shanghai Spell Directed by Fernando Trueba

Awards & Festivals

Goya Awards

2003 | 3 wins including: Best Production Design

2003 | 3 nominations including: Best Screenplay - Adapted

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