Pedro AlmodÃ³var’s La Mala EducaciÃ³n (Bad Education) finished shooting in 2003. The film, which stars Gael GarcÃa Bernal as the transvestite Ãngel/Juan/Zahara, opened the 2004 Cannes Film Festival. The film won the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Foreign Language Film and the GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Film. It was also nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Foreign Film.
Film Factoid: It took AlmodÃ³var over 10 years to create the story structure for La Mala EducaciÃ³n, the ending of which was only resolved during editing.