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Victor Salva


Born in Martinez, California, 20 miles outside San Francisco, Victor Salva had written and directed over 20 short and feature-length films before graduating from high school. In the mid-'80s his 37-minute short Something in the Basement (1986) took first place in the fiction category at the Sony/AFI Home Video Competition. A horror allegory about ... See full bio »
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[on his films)] Atmospheric and macabre, with no happy endings, but not to be taken totally seriously. See more »

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Is a convicted child molester. In 1988 he confessed to five felony counts of sexual relations with a 12-year-old boy who he videotaped in sexual situations. Salva sent a year in state prison for the crimes. See more »

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Frequently works with 'Ray Wise'

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