Najwa Nimri

​Najwa Nimri is a Spanish film and television actress, singer and music composer.

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Open Your Eyes (1997)

Inspiring

A very handsome man finds the love of his life, but he suffers an accident and needs to have his face rebuilt by surgery after it is severely disfigured.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alejandro Amenábar
CAST:  Eduardo Noriega  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Chete Lera  •  Fele Martínez

A very handsome man finds the love of his life, but he suffers an accident and needs to have his face rebuilt by surgery after it is severely disfigured.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alejandro Amenábar
CAST:  Eduardo Noriega  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Chete Lera  •  Fele Martínez

Before Night Falls (2000)

Spanning several decades, this powerful biopic offers a glimpse into the life of famed Cuban poet and novelist Reinaldo Arenas, an artist who was vilified for his homosexuality in Fidel Castro's Cuba.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Schnabel
CAST:  Diego Luna  •  Javier Bardem  •  Olivier Martinez  •  Andrea Di Stefano

Spanning several decades, this powerful biopic offers a glimpse into the life of famed Cuban poet and novelist Reinaldo Arenas, an artist who was vilified for his homosexuality in Fidel Castro's Cuba.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Schnabel
CAST:  Diego Luna  •  Javier Bardem  •  Olivier Martinez  •  Andrea Di Stefano

Sex and Lucía (2001)

Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julio Medem
CAST:  Paz Vega  •  Tristán Ulloa  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Daniel Freire

Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julio Medem
CAST:  Paz Vega  •  Tristán Ulloa  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Daniel Freire

Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)

Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the midnight sun. There ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julio Medem
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Fele Martínez  •  Joost Siedhoff  •  Peru Medem

Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a circular place (Círculo polar) where the day never ends in the midnight sun. There ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julio Medem
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Fele Martínez  •  Joost Siedhoff  •  Peru Medem

10.000 Nights Nowhere (2013)

The story of a son who is afraid of everything. Overwhelmed by his dull life, one day he decides to flee. He starts a journey to nowhere, living other lives. And he finds out that if one day you no longer want to grow, it's not all that bad. You just have to learn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ramón Salazar
CAST:  Lola Dueñas  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Andrés Gertrúdix  •  Susi Sánchez

The story of a son who is afraid of everything. Overwhelmed by his dull life, one day he decides to flee. He starts a journey to nowhere, living other lives. And he finds out that if one day you no longer want to grow, it's not all that bad. You just have to learn ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ramón Salazar
CAST:  Lola Dueñas  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Andrés Gertrúdix  •  Susi Sánchez

Salto al vacío (1995)

Alex is a young woman with a shaved head and the word 'Void' written in her head that faces an extremely hard social environment thanks to her strong personality. She keeps all her family thanks to arms and drug trafficking, but she is also in love with Javi, a boy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Calparsoro
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Roberto Chalu  •  Alfredo Villa  •  Ion Gabella

Alex is a young woman with a shaved head and the word 'Void' written in her head that faces an extremely hard social environment thanks to her strong personality. She keeps all her family thanks to arms and drug trafficking, but she is also in love with Javi, a boy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Calparsoro
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Roberto Chalu  •  Alfredo Villa  •  Ion Gabella

Secret Agents (2004)

From his offices in Switzerland, Russian Igor Lipovsky is engaged in a vast and profitable gunrunning operation with Africa. The French government wants to hinder the activities of the arms dealer and sends a team to sink one of his ships heading for Angola with a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frédéric Schoendoerffer
CAST:  Vincent Cassel  •  Monica Bellucci  •  André Dussollier  •  Charles Berling

From his offices in Switzerland, Russian Igor Lipovsky is engaged in a vast and profitable gunrunning operation with Africa. The French government wants to hinder the activities of the arms dealer and sends a team to sink one of his ships heading for Angola with a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frédéric Schoendoerffer
CAST:  Vincent Cassel  •  Monica Bellucci  •  André Dussollier  •  Charles Berling

Anything You Want (2010)

Leo is immediately set adrift by his new found responsibilities as a single parent, a feeling that is made doubly distressing when Dafne, herself understandably confused and heartbroken by her mother's absence, asks for an "artificial" mother to help her fall ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Achero Mañas
CAST:  Juan Diego Botto  •  Lucía Fernández  •  José Luis Gómez  •  Najwa Nimri

Leo is immediately set adrift by his new found responsibilities as a single parent, a feeling that is made doubly distressing when Dafne, herself understandably confused and heartbroken by her mother's absence, asks for an "artificial" mother to help her fall ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Achero Mañas
CAST:  Juan Diego Botto  •  Lucía Fernández  •  José Luis Gómez  •  Najwa Nimri

Room in Rome (2010)

Emotional

A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for Alba and Natasha, two young and recently acquainted women, to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julio Medem
CAST:  Elena Anaya  •  Natasha Yarovenko  •  Enrico Lo Verso  •  Najwa Nimri

A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for Alba and Natasha, two young and recently acquainted women, to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julio Medem
CAST:  Elena Anaya  •  Natasha Yarovenko  •  Enrico Lo Verso  •  Najwa Nimri

Even the Rain (2010)

Thought provokingIntenseBeautiful

As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to privatize the water supply.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Icíar Bollaín
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Luis Tosar  •  Raúl Arévalo  •  Najwa Nimri

As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to privatize the water supply.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Icíar Bollaín
CAST:  Gael García Bernal  •  Luis Tosar  •  Raúl Arévalo  •  Najwa Nimri

Verbo (2011)

Sara is a young woman who fails to understand the world she lives in. Trying to find meaning in life she would come to a mysterious place to undertake an adventure: it is a parallel universe, dark and fantastic, where life and death hang in the balance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eduardo Chapero-Jackson
CAST:  Alba García  •  Miguel Ángel Silvestre  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Víctor Clavijo

Sara is a young woman who fails to understand the world she lives in. Trying to find meaning in life she would come to a mysterious place to undertake an adventure: it is a parallel universe, dark and fantastic, where life and death hang in the balance.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eduardo Chapero-Jackson
CAST:  Alba García  •  Miguel Ángel Silvestre  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Víctor Clavijo

Oviedo Express (2007)

All hell breaks loose when an eccentric theatrical ensemble arrives in Oviedo, Spain to stage a production of the Leopoldo Alas play -La Regenta.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gonzalo Suárez
CAST:  Carmelo Gómez  •  Aitana Sánchez-Gijón  •  Bárbara Goenaga  •  Maribel Verdú

All hell breaks loose when an eccentric theatrical ensemble arrives in Oviedo, Spain to stage a production of the Leopoldo Alas play -La Regenta.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gonzalo Suárez
CAST:  Carmelo Gómez  •  Aitana Sánchez-Gijón  •  Bárbara Goenaga  •  Maribel Verdú

Fausto 5.0 (2001)

On his way to a medical convention, Dr Fausto runs into a man who claims the Doctor removed his stomach eight years ago in a surgical operation. Against all odds, he is still alive. The man turns up repeatedly and promises Fausto to make all his wishes come true. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Isidro Ortiz  •  Alex Ollé  •  Carlos Padrissa
CAST:  Miguel Ángel Solá  •  Eduard Fernández  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Rakel González-Huedo

On his way to a medical convention, Dr Fausto runs into a man who claims the Doctor removed his stomach eight years ago in a surgical operation. Against all odds, he is still alive. The man turns up repeatedly and promises Fausto to make all his wishes come true. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Isidro Ortiz  •  Alex Ollé  •  Carlos Padrissa
CAST:  Miguel Ángel Solá  •  Eduard Fernández  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Rakel González-Huedo

Route Irish (2011)

A private security contractor in Iraq rejects the official explanation of his friend's death and decides to investigate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Mark Womack  •  John Bishop  •  Trevor Williams  •  Geoff Bell

A private security contractor in Iraq rejects the official explanation of his friend's death and decides to investigate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Loach
CAST:  Mark Womack  •  John Bishop  •  Trevor Williams  •  Geoff Bell

Asfalto (2000)

Three young and desperate inhabitants of Madrid attempt to rise above their circumstances by any means available to them in that sun-drenched city. This tight-knit trio must scramble when their hasty plans become derailed by a demanding matriarch, an abusive older ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Calparsoro
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Juan Diego Botto  •  Gustavo Salmerón  •  Antonia San Juan

Three young and desperate inhabitants of Madrid attempt to rise above their circumstances by any means available to them in that sun-drenched city. This tight-knit trio must scramble when their hasty plans become derailed by a demanding matriarch, an abusive older ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Calparsoro
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Juan Diego Botto  •  Gustavo Salmerón  •  Antonia San Juan

Mataharis (2007)

Private detectives Inés, Eva, and Carmen often invade others' privacy but are clueless about confronting their own secrets. While on the job, these three surveillance specialists will have to cross the thin line dividing public and private matters, bringing their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Icíar Bollaín
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Tristán Ulloa  •  María Vázquez  •  Diego Martín

Private detectives Inés, Eva, and Carmen often invade others' privacy but are clueless about confronting their own secrets. While on the job, these three surveillance specialists will have to cross the thin line dividing public and private matters, bringing their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Icíar Bollaín
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Tristán Ulloa  •  María Vázquez  •  Diego Martín

The Method (2005)

In Madrid seven candidates report for a job interview that uses "the Grönholm method" of selection, as protestors rise up in public protest in the street over the IMF-World Bank Summit attempting globalisation of workers' unions.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcelo Piñeyro
CAST:  Eduardo Noriega  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Eduard Fernández  •  Pablo Echarri

In Madrid seven candidates report for a job interview that uses "the Grönholm method" of selection, as protestors rise up in public protest in the street over the IMF-World Bank Summit attempting globalisation of workers' unions.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marcelo Piñeyro
CAST:  Eduardo Noriega  •  Najwa Nimri  •  Eduard Fernández  •  Pablo Echarri

The Wine of Summer (2013)

A frustrated actor travels to Spain in search of a playwright, a trip that unexpectedly binds him to a group of five previously unconnected people.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maria Matteoli
CAST:  Elsa Pataky  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  Kelsey Asbille  •  Ethan Peck

A frustrated actor travels to Spain in search of a playwright, a trip that unexpectedly binds him to a group of five previously unconnected people.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Maria Matteoli
CAST:  Elsa Pataky  •  Marcia Gay Harden  •  Kelsey Asbille  •  Ethan Peck

Blinded (1997)

Featuring plenty of two-fisted action with romantic and political overtones, this intelligent thriller from Spanish director Daniel Calparsoro is set in the Basque region of northernmost Spain and centers on the clash between two Basque terrorists whose ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Calparsoro
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Alfredo Villa  •  Ramón Barea  •  Mariví Bilbao

Featuring plenty of two-fisted action with romantic and political overtones, this intelligent thriller from Spanish director Daniel Calparsoro is set in the Basque region of northernmost Spain and centers on the clash between two Basque terrorists whose ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Calparsoro
CAST:  Najwa Nimri  •  Alfredo Villa  •  Ramón Barea  •  Mariví Bilbao

A+ (2004)

Film difícil de ver y aún más de digerir, "A+" se ha convertido, por méritos propios, en una de las ofertas más innovadoras -a la espera del estreno "Sex" con Nancho Novo y Silke- del panorama cinematográfico español. Aparentemente la historia no puede ser más ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavier Ribera
CAST:  Eloy Azorín  •  Carlos Fuentes  •  Elvira Herrería  •  Ricardo Moya

Film difícil de ver y aún más de digerir, "A+" se ha convertido, por méritos propios, en una de las ofertas más innovadoras -a la espera del estreno "Sex" con Nancho Novo y Silke- del panorama cinematográfico español. Aparentemente la historia no puede ser más ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Xavier Ribera
CAST:  Eloy Azorín  •  Carlos Fuentes  •  Elvira Herrería  •  Ricardo Moya
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