Won 2 Oscars.
Another 87 wins & 58 nominations.
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(TV Series) (6 episodes, 2014) (created by - 7 episodes, 2014) (written by - 1 episode, 2014)
(TV Series) (screenplay - 4 episodes, 1989 - 1990) (writer - 2 episodes, 1990)
Directed two commercials for PBS (Public Broadcasting Service), "Fish" and "Naked", for the series "Be More".
2 Interviews |
12 Articles |
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Alfonso Cuaron | Poncho Cuarón | Alfonso Cuarón Orozco
6' (1.83 m)
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The most important thing for us is that all of this stuff, and all of this technology, are only tools to achieve the cinematic experience and cinematic moment. For us, the conceptual aspect behind it and the theoretical aspect of what we were trying to convey was more important. All of the technology was in service of that.
When he accepted the Golden Globe award for Best Director in 2014 for Gravity
(2013), Cuaron apologized for his poor English, especially to his star Sandra Bullock
, for scaring her on location during production when he said what sounded like, " I'm going to give you herpes" when he actually had said, in his thick Spanish accent, "I'm going to give you [an] ear piece.".
When directing, he flashes the title of the movie both at the beginning and at the end of all of his films.