Alejandro González Iñárritu

Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer / Composer | * 08/15/1963 (57) | Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Alejandro González Iñárritu (American Spanish: [aleˈxandɾo ɣonˈsales iˈɲaritu]; born 15 August 1963) is a Mexican film director, producer, and screenwriter. He is known for telling international stories about the human condition, and his projects have garnered critical acclaim and numerous accolades. His debut film, Amores Perros, premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and won the Critics' Week Grand Prize and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 2000. His next and first American film, 21 Grams, was presented in competition at the 60th Venice International Film Festival, where Sean Penn won the Volpi Cup for Best Actor. It was nominated for two Academy Awards for Lead Actress Naomi Watts and Supporting Actor Benicio del Toro. In 2006, Babel was presented in competition at the 59th Cannes Film Festival where Iñárritu won the Best Director Award. That same year, Babel went on to win the Golden Globe Award for Best Picture Drama, was nominated f... ()
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Alejandro González Iñárritu (American Spanish: [aleˈxandɾo gonˈsales iˈɲaritu]; credited since 2014 as Alejandro G. Iñárritu; born August 15, 1963) is a Mexican film director, producer and screenwriter. He is the first Mexican director to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing, for Babel (2007). Iñárritu's six feature films—Amores perros (2000), 21 Grams (2003), Babel (2006) (comprising the "Death Trilogy"), Biutiful (2010), Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), and The Revenant (2015)—have garnered critical acclaim and numerous accolades, including Academy Award nominations and wins. In 2015, Iñárritu won the Academy Award for Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Picture for Birdman. The following year, he won the Academy Award for Best Director for The Revenant, making him the third director to win back to back Academy Awards, and the first since 1950. He is friends with fellow Mexican directors Guillermo del Toro and Alfonso Cuarón, collectively known as "The Three Amigos of Cinema.".

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Alejandro González Iñárritu

2x Academy Award for Best Director AACTA International Award for Best Direction Cannes Best Director Award Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Feature Film Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay Academy Award for Best Picture Honorary Doctorate From The National Autonomous University of Mexico BAFTA Award for Best Direction 3x Academy Award for Best Director 3x Academy Award for Best Picture Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay European Film Award for Best Non-european Film

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Movies with Alejandro González Iñárritu as Actor(6)

as himself2016 Before the Flood
as himself2013 Trespassing Bergman
as himself2011 Kurosawa's Way
as himself2007 Cannes: All Access
as himself2007 Sexo en el plató

Movies with Alejandro González Iñárritu as Crew(40)

Directing/Director2017 Carne y Arena
Writing/Writer2017 Carne y Arena
Directing/Director2015 The Revenant
Writing/Writer2015 The Revenant
Production/Producer2015 The Revenant
Crew/Thanks2013 Gravity
Directing/Director2012 Naran Ja
Directing/Director2010 Write the Future
Directing/Director2010 Biutiful
Writing/Screenplay2010 Biutiful
Production/Producer2010 Biutiful
Production/Producer2008 Rudo & Cursi
Crew/Thanks2007 Year of the Nail
Directing/Director2007 To Each His Own Cinema
Writing/Writer2007 To Each His Own Cinema
Directing/Director2006 Babel
Writing/Idea2006 Babel
Production/Producer2006 Babel
Crew/Thanks2006 Pan's Labyrinth
Directing/Director2003 21 Grams
Production/Producer2003 21 Grams
Directing/Director2002 11'09''01 - September 11
Production/Producer2002 11'09''01 - September 11
Editing/Editor2002 11'09''01 - September 11
Writing/Writer2002 11'09''01 - September 11
Directing/Director2001 Powder Keg
Editing/Editor2001 Powder Keg
Writing/Writer2001 Powder Keg
Crew/Thanks2001 Y Tu Mamá También
Directing/Director2000 Amores Perros
Production/Producer2000 Amores Perros
Editing/Editor2000 Amores Perros
Directing/Director1996 El timbre
Writing/Writer1996 El timbre
Production/Producer1996 El timbre
Directing/Director1995 Detras del dinero

Full Name: Alejandro González
Citizenships: Spain, Mexico
Born: Thursday, 08/15 1963 (August) in Mexico City (current age: 57 years + 75 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Languages: English (EN), Spanish (ES)
Educated at: Universidad Iberoamericana
Other names for Alejandro González Iñárritu (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Alejandro G. Iñárritu"
"Алехандро Гонсалес Иньярриту"
"อาเลคันโดร กอนซาเลซ อีญาร์รีตู"
"알레한드로 곤살레스 이냐리투"
"أليخاندرو غونزاليز إيناريتو"
Alejandro González Iñárritu frequently works together with these people:
Alfonso Cuarón (13x, Crew)
Jonás Cuarón (8x, Crew)
Emmanuel Lubezki (6x, Crew)
Stephen Mirrione (6x, Crew)
Carlos Cuarón (6x, Crew)
Rodrigo Prieto (5x, Crew)
Eireann Harper (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2328, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/24/2020