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[[Performer~P204197~Isabel Coixet~isabelcoixet]]'s Mi vida sin mi (My Life Without Me) is a tale of a woman dying before her time. [[Performer~P57251~Sarah Polley~sarahpolley]] plays Ann, a 24-year-old mother of two. Ann is married to Don ([[Performer~P230859~Scott Speedman~scottspeedman]]), and they live near Ann's mother ([[Performer~P93586~Deborah Harry~deborahharry]]), who is bitter about the fact that Ann's father is serving a ten-year prison sentence. Ann learns that she has only a few months to live. She makes a series of goals to complete before her time on Earth comes to an end. Among her accomplishments are taking a lover ([[Performer~P197651~Mark Ruffalo~markruffalo]]), finding someone to care for Don, and recording birthday greetings for her two daughters. My Life Without Me was screened in competition at the Berlin Film Festival. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi

  • Release date:September 26, 2003

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
Genie Awards Sarah Polley Best Actress 2003 Winner
Genie Awards Sarah Polley Best Actress 2004 Winner

Cast

Sarah Polley
as Ann
Scott Speedman
as Don
Deborah Harry
as Ann's mother
Mark Ruffalo
as Lee
Leonor Watling
as Ann
Amanda Plummer
as Laurie
Julian Richings
as Dr. Thompson
Maria de Medeiros
as Hairdresser
Jessica Amlee
as Penny
Alfred Molina
as Ann's father

Crew

Isabel Coixet
Director
Esther Garcia
Producer
Gordon McLennan
Producer
Isabel Coixet
Screenwriter
Jean-Claude Larrieu
Cinematographer
Michael Barr
Featured Music
Lisa Jane Robison
Editor
Carol Lavallee
Production Designer
Shelley Bolton
Art Director
Pedro Almodóvar
Executive Producer
Agustín Almodóvar
Executive Producer
Ogden Gavanski
Executive Producer
Shelley Bolton
Set Decorator
Katia Stano
Costume Designer
Sebastian Salm
Sound/Sound Designer
Sandra Mayo
First Assistant Director
Nanci Kincaid
Short Story Author
Jordi Torrent
Line Producer
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