Banderas wins Cannes ‘best actor’ as Almodovar alter ego

Banderas wins Cannes ‘best actor’ as Almodovar alter ego

Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas has portrayed Zorro and Pablo Picasso but he is above all the go-to actor of Oscar-winning director Pedro Almodovar, who launched his hugely successful film career in Spain in the early 1980s.

Penelope Cruz puts ‘torture’ of early work behind her

Penelope Cruz puts ‘torture’ of early work behind her

At last! Terry Gilliam’s Don Quixote film will premiere at Cannes (20 years after project was started)

At last! Terry Gilliam’s Don Quixote film will premiere at Cannes (20 years after project was started)

Spanish director wins Cannes prize for car park love story

Spanish director wins Cannes prize for car park love story

Almodóvar proves Cannes favourite with latest film

Almodóvar proves Cannes favourite with latest film

‘Picasso was never like a real grandfather to us’

‘Picasso was never like a real grandfather to us’