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José Padilha

José Padilha was born on August 1, 1967 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He is a producer and director, known for Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010), Elite Squad (2007) and RoboCop (2014). See full bio »
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 2015 Narcos (TV Series) (producer - 10 episodes)
- La Catedral (2015) ... (producer)
- Despegue (2015) ... (producer)
- La Gran Mentira (2015) ... (producer)
- You Will Cry Tears of Blood (2015) ... (producer)
- There Will Be a Future (2015) ... (producer)
 2012 Artificial Paradises (producer)
 2010 Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (producer)
 2009 Garapa (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 Elite Squad (producer)
 2004 Estamira (Documentary) (producer)
 2003 Brazil's Vanishing Cowboys (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2002 Bus 174 (Documentary) (producer)
 2000 The Charcoal People (Documentary) (producer)
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