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Film Fest Gent - Jamón, Jamón
Archived: Jamón, Jamón (1992)

director: Bigas Luna

composer: Nicola Piovani
With: Stefania Sandrelli, Anna Galiena, Juan Diego, Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem, a.o.

duration: 95 minutes
Comedy, Romance


When José Luis (Jordi Mollà), the spoiled son of factory owners, proposes to Silvia (Pénélope Cruz, in her debut role), who lives in a brothel run by her mother, his parents are appalled. To take Silvia out of the picture, José's mother, Conchita, hires Raúl -a macho part-time model and aspiring bull fighter who eats full cloves of garlic- to seduce Silvia.


director: Bigas Luna
composer: Nicola Piovani
producer: Andrés Vicente Gómez
screenplay: Cuca Canals, Bigas Luna & Quim Monzó
Editor: Teresa Font
Cinematography: José Luis Alcaine

production company: Lolafilms

More info

dialogue: Spanish
subtitles: Eng subt.
Country: Spain
year: 1992


BIGAS LUNA: Tatuaje (1978), Bilbao (1978), Caniche (1979), Reborn (1981), Lola (1986), Anguish (1987), The Ages of Lulu (1990), Freixenet: Burbujas de Navidad (Video, 1992), Jamón, Jamón (1992), Golden Balls (1993), La teta y la luna (1994), Lumière and Company (1995), Bámbola (1996), The Chambermaid on the Titanic (1997), Volavérunt (1999), Sound of the Sea (2001), My Name Is Juani (2006), Mouche d'Amour (2010), Di Di Hollywood (2010), Bigas x Bigas (2016).

Technical Specs

format: DCP
frame: 1:1,66

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