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Guillermo Arriaga (I)

Guillermo Arriaga was born on March 13, 1958 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. He is a writer and producer, known for Babel (2006), 21 Grams (2003) and Amores Perros (2000). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 25 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 From Afar (based on a story by)
 2015 Desde Abajo (Short)
 2014 Rio, I Love You (written by - segment "Texas")
 2013 Zero Hour (Short) (writer)
 2013 Broken Night (Short) (writer)
 2010 El Pozo (Short) (writer)
 2008 The Burning Plain (written by)
 2008 Dusk (Short) (screenplay)
 2007 El búfalo de la noche (novel) / (screenplay)
 2006/I Babel (idea) / (written by)
 2003 21 Grams (written by)
 2001 Powder Keg (Short) (written by)
 2000 Amores Perros (written by - as Guillermo Arriaga Jordán)
 1999 A Sweet Scent of Death (novel)
 1999 ABC discapacidad (TV Series documentary) (writer)
 1997 Campeones sin límite (Documentary short)
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Novel: "Escuadrón Guillotina" (1991); translated by Alan Page "The Guillotine Squad" (2007) See more »

Alternate Names:

Guillermo Arriaga Jordán

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Personal Quote:

Hollywood is very tempting. It's tempting in the sense that you can be meeting interesting persons all the time. Living in Mexico allows me to be more down to earth, to see regular people, life itself bubbling.


One of 115 invitees to join AMPAS in 2007. See more »


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