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  • Director

    Icíar Bollaín

  • Starring

    Najwa Nimri, Tristán Ulloa, María Vázquez, Diego Martín

  • Run Time

    101 mins

  • Release Year


  • Country of Origin


  • Language


  • Director of Photography: Kiko de la Rica

  • Editor: Ángel Hernández Zoido

  • Produced by: Simón de Santiago , Santiago García de Leániz

  • Music: Lucio Godoy

  • Screenplay by: Icíar Bollaín, Tatiana Rodríguez


Part of the Once Upon a Time in Spain Strand


Thanks to the success of Take My Eyes (2003), Bollaín quickly secured a major production company’s backing for her next project. Partly inspired by an advert recruiting women for a detective agency, Mataharis, written by Bollaín and screenwriter Tatiana Rodríguez, is a bittersweet realist drama driven by beautifully observed performances and a superb script. Full of emotional insight and subtle commentary on Spanish society, the film premiered at the 55th San Sebastián Film Festival. [15]

Mataharis is screening from a very rare 35mm print which unfortunately contains some scratches through a section of the film. We sincerely hope this will not affect your enjoyment of the film but sadly no alternative print was available.

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