Biutiful Poster

Release Date: January 28th, 2011

DVD Release Date: May 31st, 2011

R|2 hr 27 min

Plot Summary
Uxbal (Javier Bardem), a career criminal, plies his trade in Barcelona's underground sweatshops and back alleys. Unlike his associates, he has some respect for the poor workers under his thumb and is a devoted father. Told that he is ill and has just a few months to live, Uxbal tries to get his affairs in order before the spirits, with whom he communes, come to claim him.

Cast: Javier Bardem, Maricel Álvarez, Eduard Fernández, Diaryatou Daff, Taisheng Chen, Luo Jin, Hanaa Bouchaib, Guillermo Estrella

Director: Alejandro Iñárritu

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Menage Atroz, Ikiru Films, Mod Producciones

Distributors: Roadside Attractions

Keywords: Wife, Fall, Transformation, 2010s, Quest

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Nominated Film Not in the English Language
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2010)
Nominated Foreign Language Film
Nominated Best Foreign Language Film