- 1 DVD (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Authors
- Mérimée, Prosper,
- Aspect ratio: 16:9.Based on the novel by Prosper Merimée.Cast: Paz Vega, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Antonio Dechent.Credits: Director, Vicente Aranda ; written by, Joaquin Jorda & Vicente Aranda ; producer, Bill Chamberlain ; music, José Nieto ; cinematography, Paco Femenia ; editor Teresa Font.Spanish, with English subtitles.Summary: Told through the eyes of the author of the original novella, Prosper Merimee is a French wirter travelling through 1830s Spain who happens across Carmen, a cigar factory girl whose irresistible animal presence drives the soldier Jose to his doom. Her fiercely fought independence and sexual pursuits eventually drives her to devastating consequences.