Directed by: Pedro Almodovar
Staring: Penelope Cruz, Israel Elejalde, Milena Smit
Janis is commissioned to take photos of Arturo, a forensic archaeologist. After the shoot, she asks him to help with the excavation of a mass grave in her hometown, in which her great-grandfather and nine other townspeople were buried after their murder by Francoists during the Spanish Civil War. After their passionate affair has ended, she finds out that she is pregnant and decides to have the child on her own. In the maternity ward, she shares a room with a young, single woman.
They give birth at about the same time and become fast friends but after discharge, they fall out of touch.