Watch Carmen (2003) full hd online Directed by Vicente Aranda. With Paz Vega, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Antonio Dechent, Joan Crosas. Based on the novel by Prosper Merimee, CARMEN is the classic tale of forbidden passion between a young man (Leonardo Sbaraglia) and a spoken-for woman, Carmen (Paz Vega). It is told in flashback as the young soldier, stripped of his decorations, explains all in a prison cell. He tells of the love he had for Carmen and how it proved to be destructive.