Lars Sven "Lasse" Hallström (born 2 June 1946), Swedish film director and screenwriter, was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Director for 'My Life as a Dog' (1985) and 'The Cider House Rules' (1999), and has received creat critical acclaim for numerous other films.
Volver. A film by Almodóvar. Penelope Cruz and an opening scene in a cemetery that will make you re-think what cemeteries are for. And it's absolutely brimming with the color, passion, and intersecting storylines typical of the director's best work.
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I highly recommend the documentary Between the Folds. It is amazing to watch and much different than I thought it would be (in a good way). Synopsis: Between the Folds chronicles the stories of 10 fine artists and intrepid theoretical scientists who have abandoned careers and scoffed at hard-earned graduate degrees--all to forge unconventional lives as modern-day paper-folders.