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Alejandro González Iñárritu


Alejandro González Iñárritu was born in Mexico City on August 15, 1963 to Hector González Gama and Luz María Iñárritu. Though raised in middle class neighborhood in downtown Mexico City their family was shaken when his successful father, a banker, declared bankruptcy, forcing them into lesser circumstances. His father, however, reinvented himself ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 53 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 The One Percent (TV Series) (pre-production)
 2012 Naran Ja (Short)
 2011 Behind Biutiful: Director's Flip Notes (Documentary short)
 2010 Write the Future (TV Short)
 2010 Biutiful
 2007 To Each His Own Cinema (segment "Anna")
 2006 Babel
 2003 21 Grams
 2002 September 11 (segment "Mexico")
 2001 Powder Keg (Short)
 2000 Amores Perros
 1996 El timbre (Short)
 1995 Detrás del dinero (TV Short)
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Other Works:

TV Commercial: "Best Job", Proctor and Gamble - Director See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu | Alejándro Gonzales Iñárritu

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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Personal Quote:

One gets lost easily when he is seeking so many things in this carnival of memories of intense moments and beautiful people. Places so far away, so exotic, cultures that are so different from each other. So many human experiences on an emotional level, on an intellectual and spiritual level. So much intensity, so much beauty... Not only can one get lost, but where do you store all those wonderful... See more »

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Was part of the jury of the 2007 Venice Film Festival. See more »

Trademark:

His characters are often criminals or engage in illegal activities and often try to atone for Them See more »

Nickname:

El Negro

Star Sign:

Leo

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