|Javier Bardem||Ramón Sampedro|
|José María Pou||Padre Francisco|
|Alberto Amarilla||Hermano Andrés|
|Nicolás Fernández Luna||Cristian|
Ramón Sampedro is a Spanish ship mechanic and part-time poet who is left a quadriplegic after a diving accident. This film tells the true story of Sampedro's 30-year battle for the legal right to end his own life. He develops close relationships with his long-term lawyer Julia and his friend Rosa, who tries to convince him that his life is worth living. Despite his situation, Ramon manages to inspire those around him to live life to the fullest.