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The Things of Love

Las cosas del querer

Directed by Jaime Chávarri
Spain, 1989
Musical

Synopsis

In 1940’s Madrid. Juan plays piano for Pepita and her on-stage partner Mario. Although Mario really wants to steal Juan for himself, Juan is not interested and Mario resorts to a string of lovers as consolation. When he loves (and leaves) a young nobleman, the young man wants revenge.

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The Things of Love Directed by Jaime Chávarri

Awards & Festivals

Goya Awards

1990 | 7 nominations including: Best Actress