Double Feature (1984): Spain’s Oscar-Nominee

Director Jose Luis Garci’s Double Feature is a tribute to Hollywood movies of the golden age, centering on the troubles experienced by two scribes.

The humorous tale depicts the friendship between two writers, one a novelist, the other a screenwriter.

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Theatrical release poster

 

Oscar Nominations: 1

Best Foreign Language Film

Oscar Context

The Oscar went to the Swiss entry, Dangerous Moves.

Credits:

Directed, produced by José Luis Garci
Written by José Luis Garci, Horacio Valcárcel
Music by Jesús Gluck
Cinematography Manuel Rojas
Edited by Miguel González Sinde

Release date: September 10, 1984 (Spain)

Running time: 115 minutes