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Alejandro Amenábar


Is the son of a Spanish mother and a Chilean father. His family moved back to Spain when he was 1 year old, and he grew up and studied in Madrid. He wrote, produced and directed his first short film La cabeza at the age of 19, and he was 23 when he directed his feature debut Thesis (1996). His film Open Your Eyes (1997) was a huge success in Spain... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 59 wins & 53 nominations. See more awards »

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The Others Writer
(2001)
Thesis Writer
(1996)
(1997)
(2004)

Filmography

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 2021 La Fortuna (TV Series) (6 episodes) (post-production)
- Episode #1.6 (2021)
- Episode #1.5 (2021)
- Episode #1.4 (2021)
- Episode #1.3 (2021)
- Episode #1.2 (2021)
 2019 While at War
 2017 Danielle (Short)
 2015/I Regression (written by)
 2015/I Vale (Short)
 2009 Agora (written by)
 2004/I The Sea Inside (screenplay)
 2004 El soñador (Short) (idea)
 2001 Vanilla Sky (film "Abre Los Ojos")
 2001 The Others (written by)
 1996 Thesis (screenplay) / (story)
 1995 Luna (Short)
 1992 Himenóptero (Short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music Video for the band Nancys Rubias, song 'Me encanta (I love it)' - Director See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »


Alternate Names:

Alejandro Amenabar
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Personal Quote:

[on Vanilla Sky (2001)] I felt very honored and very excited. It's been weird because watching the same story done with a completely different tone, it was so weird. I remember when I saw the film for the first time, I kept thinking, "Well, I would have done this differently." But then I realized, "Well, of course, I've already done it!" So that's the point that's interesting to me. He [Cameron ... See more »

Trivia:

Was friends in college with actor Mariano Alameda. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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