1938, Spanish Civil War. As one of
the many collaborations between General Franco and Adolf Hitler,
Germany invites a group of filmmakers, who sympathize with the new
regime, to shoot a film. Two versions are to be made, one in German
and the other in Spanish, of the Andalusian musical drama "The Girl
of your Dreams", in the UFA studios in Berlin.
Awards and festivals
* Official Section at Berlin Film
* Seven Goya Awards (Spanish
- Best Film.
- Best Leading Actress: Penélope
- Best New Actor: Miroslav
- Best Art Direction.
- Best Costume Design.
- Best Makeup and Hairstyling.
- Best Production Supervision.
* Eleven Nominations at the Goya
- Best Director: Fernando
- Best Leading Actor: Antonio
- Best Supporting Actress: Loles
León, Rosa María Sardá.
- Best Supporting Actor: Jorge
- Best Original Screenplay: Rafael
Azcona, Miguel Ángel Egea, David Trueba, Carlos
- Best Original Score: Antoine
- Best Photography: Javier
- Best Editing: Carmen Frías.
- Best Sound.
- Best Special Effects.
* Nominated to the European Film
Award (Best Actress: Penélope Cruz).