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Parallel Mothers

Two unmarried women who have become pregnant by accident and are about to give birth meet in a hospital room: Janis, middle-aged, unrepentant and happy; Ana, a teenager, remorseful and frightened.

Genres: Drama

Runtime: 123 minutes

Release Date: 2021-10-08

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