Me Too / Yo, también
Álvaro Pastor, Antonio Naharro, Spain, 2009.
Directed by: Álvaro Pastor, Antonio Naharro
Script: Álvaro Pastor, Antonio Naharro
Producer: Manuel Gómez Cardeña, Julio Medem, Koldo Zuazua
Production company: Alicia Produce, Promico Imagen
Cinematography: Alfonso Postigo
Editing: Nino Martínez Sosa
Music: Guille Milkyway
Cast: Lola Dueñas, Pablo Pineda, Antonio Naharro, Isabel García Lorca, Pedro Álvarez Ossorio, Consuelo Trujillo, Daniel Parejo
Running time: 103'
Thirty-four-year-old Daniel is the first European with Down syndrome to have graduated from university. He starts a social services job in Seville, where he meets free-spirited co-worker Laura. They become fast friends, drawing the attention of both their coworkers and families. Their unique relationship becomes problematic when Daniel falls in love with her. But these rebellious souls refuse to bend to the rules and they find friendship and love as they have never known.
San Sebastián International Film Festival 2009 – Best Actor, Best Actress
Goya Awards 2010 – Best Actress, Best Original Song
Brussels Film Festival 2010 - Golden Iris Award
Antonio Naharro is born in Albacete, Spain, in 1968. He studied acting and graduate of the Gestalt Therapy School in Madrid, also. Working in cinema, theatre and television, he garners most of his professional experience by means of short features, starting out as an actor and screenwriter and moving into production and direction with Álvaro Pastor on the short feature 'One more, one less', the winner of numerous awards. In 2004, he stars in and co-produces the short 'Invulnerable', directed by Álvaro Pastor. 'Me Too' is his first full-length feature film as a director.
Location and screening schedule:
Tuškanac cinema, Wednesday, October 20th at 21.00
Museum of contemporary art, Thursday, October 21st at 20.30