The Human Voice

The Human Voice

Original Name: The Human Voice
English Name: The Human Voice
Year: 2020
Run Time: 30 min
Language: English
Type (Colour/ Black & white) : Colour
Country: Spain
Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Producer: Agustin Almodóvar, Esther GarcÍa
Cast: Tilda Swinton
Screenplay: Pedro Almodóvar
Cinematographer: José Luis Alcaine
Editor: Teresa Moneo
Sound Designer: Sergio Burmann
Music Composer: Alberto Iglesias
Costume Designer: Sonia Grande
Production Designer: Antxon Gómez
Production Company: El Deseo
World Sales: Impact Films
World Sales Phone: +919769972451
World Sales


  • Venice FF 2020
  • New York FF 2020
  • BFI London FF 2020
  • Thessaloniki IFF 2020
  • IFF India 2021

Director’s Selected Filmography :

  • 2020 The Human Voice
  • 2019 Pain and Glory
  • 2011 The Skin I Live In
  • 2004 Bad Education
  • 1999 All About My Mother
  • 1988 Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

Director’s Biography:

Pedro Almodóvar

Spanish film director Pedro Almodovar (born 1949) was a leader of New Spanish Cinema in the post-Franco era. He is a modern auteur of cinema, with a style that captivates the audience's eye with its colourful visuals and personal drama. His films like Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988), All About My Mother (1999), Talk to Her (2002), Bad Education (2004), Volver (2006) have won him multiple awards, including Academy Awards, and prizes at Cannes and multiple festivals. Almodóvar is one of the finest directors currently working in cinema whose oeuvre reflects exceptional quality and his genius.


A woman watches time passing next to the suitcases of her ex-lover (who is supposed to come pick them up, but never arrives) and a restless dog who doesn't understand that his master has abandoned him. Two living beings facing abandonment.