Bigas Luna (1946–2013)


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Bigas Luna was born on March 19, 1946 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. He was a writer and director, known for Caniche (1979), Jamón, Jamón (1992) and The Chambermaid on the Titanic (1997). He was married to Celia Orós. He died on April 6, 2013 in La Riera de Gaià, Tarragona, Catalonia. See full bio »

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Caniche Writer
(1979)
(1992)
Anguish Writer
(1987)

Filmography

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 2016 Bigas x Bigas (screenplay by)
 2015 Second Origin
 2006 My Name Is Juani (screenplay)
 1999 Volaverunt
 1996 Bámbola (screenplay)
 1993 Golden Balls
 1992 Freixenet: Burbujas de Navidad (Video short) (uncredited)
 1990 The Ages of Lulu (screenplay)
 1987 Anguish (screenplay)
 1986 Lola (story)
 1985 Kiu i els seus amics (TV Series) (creator - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... (creator)
 1981 Reborn (story)
 1980 Mater amatísima (as J.J. Bigas Luna)
 1979 Caniche (screenplay) / (story)
 1978 Tatuaje
 1978 Bilbao (screenplay) / (story)
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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

Official site [Spain]

Alternate Names:

J.J. Bigas Luna | Josep Joan Bigas Luna | José Juan Bigas Luna | Juan José Bigas Luna

Spouse:

Celia Orós  (his death)  (3 children)
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He discovered actors Ariadna Gil, Javier Bardem, Jordi Mollà, Penélope Cruz and Verónica Echegui. See more »

Trademark:

Almost all of his movies have references to food and sex, often on the same scene

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Pisces

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