The good boss, by Fernando León de Aranoa, has won 20 nominations for the Goya Awards. The Catalan-produced film has surpassed the all-time record for nominations Days counted, by Imanol Uribe, who were 19. He follows her Maixabel, by Icíar Bollaín, with 14 nominations, including the best original screenplay for Bollaín herself and the Girona screenwriter Isa Campo.
Behind it is Parallel mothers, by Pedro Almodóvar, with eight and Mediterranean, by Marcel Barrena; Liberty, by Clara Roquet; i The laws of the border, by Daniel Monzón, tied at six. Among the six nominations for Monzón’s film, the adaptation of Javier Cercas’s book on Girona quinqui produced by Edmon Roch, also from Girona, the nominations for best screenplay adapted by Monzón and Jorge Guerricaechevarría and the one for revelation actor for Chechu Salgado stand out. .
The awards ceremony will be held in Valencia on February 12 and will pay tribute to Luis García Berlanga. José Sacristán will receive the Goya d’Honor.