Ma Ma (2015 film)

Ma Ma (Spanish: Ma ma) is a 2015 Spanish drama film directed by Julio Medem.[1] It was screened in the Special Presentations section of the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival.

Ma Ma
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Film poster
Directed byJulio Medem
Written byJulio Medem
StarringPenélope Cruz
Music byAlberto Iglesias
CinematographyKiko de la Rica
Mare Nostrum Productions
Morena Films
Distributed byEntertainment One Films
Release date
  • 11 September 2015 (2015-09-11)
Running time
111 minutes


Magda (Penélope Cruz) is an unemployed teacher. She is diagnosed with breast cancer and battles the disease. This creates unexpected bonds with people close to her.


Awards and nominationsEdit

Awards Category Nominated Result
III Premios Feroz[2] Best Main Actress Penélope Cruz Nominated
Best Original Soundtrack Alberto Iglesias Nominated
30th Goya Awards[3] Best Actress Penélope Cruz Nominated
Best Makeup and Hairstyles Ana Lozano, Fito Dellibarda and Massimo Gattabrusi Nominated
Best Original Score Alberto Iglesias Nominated


  1. ^ "CANNES Q&A: Penelope Cruz on Producing 'Ma Ma'". Variety. Retrieved 31 August 2015.
  2. ^ Pérez Martín, María (9 December 2015). "'La novia' lidera las nominaciones a los Premios Feroz 2016". LosExtras (in Spanish). Retrieved 9 December 2015.
  3. ^ "'The Bride' Leads Spain's Goya Award Nominations". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 28 December 2015.

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