Elisa has not seen her father Luis for nine years. Once she hears that he’s ill, Elisa travels to the countryside with her sister, brother-in-law and their two children to meet Luis. When the others return to Madrid after their visit, Elisa decides to stay. Her dad will get closer to her once again.
Film ini tidak sedang tayang di MUBI, tetapi ada 30 film bagus lainnya.
Combining Bergman (the cubist merging of faces, the painful unpeeling of identity doublings) and Buñuel (the oneiric fusions in a domestic milieu), Saura delivers an astounding, Escher-like emotional plateau of conjugal and daughter-father relationships across themes of death and liberation. Superbly acted, its camerawork is as elegant as it can get delving momentarily into the very 'desert of the real'. Masterpiece!