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The Cannibalistic Councillor (2009)

La concejala antropófaga (original title)
The story of genius dandelion in glasses about an aspiring writer obsessed with the desire to eat a man's legs.

Director:

Pedro Almodóvar (as Mateo Blanco)

Writer:

Pedro Almodóvar (as Harry 'Huracán' Caine)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Carmen Machi ... Chon
Penélope Cruz ... Pina
Marta Aledo ... Maribel
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The story of genius dandelion in glasses about an aspiring writer obsessed with the desire to eat a man's legs.

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

14 February 2009 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

La conseillère anthropophage See more »

Filming Locations:

Madrid, Spain

Company Credits

Production Co:

El Deseo See more »
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This short came up because Pedro Almodóvar was so happy with Carmen Machi's performance that wrote the monologue she said the night after she shot her scene in Broken Embraces (2009). Next morning, Almodóvar approached Machi with the script and filmed it that day. See more »

Quotes

Chon: There is nothing more democratic than pleasure
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Spun-off from Broken Embraces (2009) See more »

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