R | | Drama
A year in the life of a middle-class family's maid in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
In the credits at the end of the film, besides members of his family, director Alfonso Cuarón notably also thanks his fellow Mexican filmmakers, Gael García Bernal, Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro G. Iñárritu and Emmanuel Lubezki.
We are alone. No matter what they tell you, we women are always alone.
Reflection of a few members of the crew is visible during dolly shot as Cleo walks to the movie theater with the family.
The closing credits ends with a mantra from the Upanishads: "Shantih Shantih Shantih." This is also the closing line of the 1922 poem "The Waste Land" by T. S. Eliot.
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