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José Luis Garci


Born on January 20th of 1944 in Madrid, Spain, José Luis Garci is without a doubt one of the most influential film personalities in the history of film in Spain and perhaps the best known writer in the country. He has left a distinguished talent in his successful movies throughout the years: La Cabina (1972), Las Verdes Praderas (1979), El Crack (... See full bio »

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 2012 Querer de cine (TV Series)
 2012 Holmes & Watson. Madrid Days (screenplay and story by)
 2008 Sangre de mayo (writer)
 2007 A ciegas... (Short) (short story)
 2007 Luz de domingo (as J.L. Garci)
 2005 Ninette
 2005 0800 no llames (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2005)
- Episode #1.2 (2005)
- Episode #1.1 (2005)
 2005 Teléfono descompuesto (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
- 0800 no llamés (2005)
 2004 Tiovivo c. 1950 (written by - as J.L. Garci)
 2001 Malefemmene
 1998 The Grandfather (writer)
 1998 Yerma (writer)
 1988-1996 Historias del otro lado (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Dual (1996) ... (as J. L. Garci)
- Mujer con violetas (1996) ... (as J. L. Garci)
- Regalo de Navidad (1996) ... (as J. L. Garci)
- Eternamente (1996) ... (as J. L. Garci)
- Luciérnagas (1996) ... (as J. L. Garci)
 1994 La barraca. Lorca sobre los caminos de España (TV Movie documentary)
 1992 Casablanca revisitada (Documentary) (screenplay) / (story)
 1988 El tesoro
 1987 Asignatura aprobada (as J.L. Garci) / (story)
 1984 Sesión continua (screenplay) / (story)
 1983 El crack dos (as J.L. Garci) / (story)
 1982 Volver a empezar (screenplay) / (story)
 1981 El crack (written by - as J.L.Garci)
 1980 Alfonso Sánchez (Documentary) (screenplay) / (story)
 1979 Las verdes praderas (writer)
 1978 Solos en la madrugada (story)
 1977 Asignatura pendiente (written by)
 1977 La Gioconda está triste (novel) / (screenplay)
 1976 La mujer es cosa de hombres (dialogue and story) / (screenplay)
 1975 Al fútbol (Documentary short) (screenplay) / (story)
 1975 Mi Marilyn (Short documentary) (screenplay) / (story)
 1974 Los nuevos españoles (screenplay) / (story)
 1973 Ceremonia sangrienta (uncredited)
 1973 To Love, Perhaps to Die (story and screenplay - as Jose Luis Garci)
 1972 La cabina (TV Short) (screenplay)
 1972 Plinio (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1970 El cronicón (screenplay) / (story)
 1969 Las nenas del mini-mini (writer - uncredited)
 1968 El condenado (writer)
 1968 Los preparativos (Short) (writer)
 1966 Pedigree (Short)
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Alternate Names:

J. L. Garci | J.L. Garci | Jose Luis Garci | J. L. Graci | J.L.Garci
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Trivia:

After his Oscar win in 1983 for Best Foreign Language Film with Volver a empezar (1982), he received three further nominations in that category with Sesión continua (1984), Asignatura aprobada (1987) and The Grandfather (1998), making him the most-nominated Spanish director in that category. See more »

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