Pedro Almodovar Adapts Lucia Berlin Short Story

Pedro Almodovar Adapts Lucia Berlin Short Story

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Pedro Almodovar, the Spanish filmmaker who directed Pain and Glory, is now working on a short film adapted from Lucia Berlin’s “A Manual for Cleaning Women.”  Almodovar had previously spoken about Berlin’s work to Vulture and how much he admires the author for it. image via amazon Lucia Berlin tells 43 short stories of situations that occur in everyday life. The collection of her stories involves laundromats, halfway houses of the American Southwest, houses in the Bay Area of the upper class, as well as struggling mothers, hitchhikers, bad Christians and more. image via trendsmap Almodovar will only be adapting five out …