Spanish and Portuguese Directors

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1. J.A. Bayona

Director | Lo imposible

J.A. Bayona was born on May 9, 1975 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Juan Antonio García Bayona. He is a director, known for The Impossible (2012), The Orphanage (2007) and A Monster Calls (2016).

The Impossible

2. Pedro Almodóvar

Writer | Hable con ella

The most internationally acclaimed Spanish filmmaker since Luis Buñuel was born in a small town (Calzada de Calatrava) in the impoverished Spanish region of La Mancha. He arrived in Madrid in 1968, and survived by selling used items in the flea-market called El Rastro. Almodóvar couldn't study ...

La Mala Educación

3. Miguel Gomes

Director | As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto

Miguel Gomes was born in 1972 in Lisbon, Portugal. He is a director and writer, known for As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto (2015), Our Beloved Month of August (2008) and Tabu (2012).

Tabu As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 2, O Desolado As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 3, O Encantado

4. Luis Buñuel

Writer | Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie

The father of cinematic Surrealism and one of the most original directors in the history of the film medium, Luis Buñuel was given a strict Jesuit education (which sowed the seeds of his obsession with both religion and subversive behavior), and subsequently moved to Madrid to study at the ...

Un Chien Andalou Los olvidados Viridiana Le journal d'une femme de chambre Belle de jour

5. Oliver Laxe

Director | Mimosas

Oliver Laxe is an actor and director, known for Mimosas (2016), You All Are Captains (2010) and Moussem les morts (2010).

Todos vós sodes capitáns Mimosas

6. Filipa César

Director | Spell Reel

Filipa César is a director and cinematographer, known for Spell Reel (2017), Conakry (2013) and Cuba (2013).

Spell Reel

7. Pere Portabella

Director | Die Stille vor Bach

Pere Portabella was born on February 11, 1929 in Figueres, Girona, Catalonia, Spain. He is a director and writer, known for The Silence Before Bach (2007), Warsaw Bridge (1989) and No contéis con los dedos (1967).

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