Carlos Diegues (I)

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Carlos Diegues was born on May 19, 1940 in Maceió, Alagoas, Brazil as Carlos Diégues. He is a producer and director, known for Xica (1976), The Greatest Love of All (2006) and Better Days Ahead (1989). He has been married to Renata Maria de Almeida Magalhães since 1982. They have one child. He was previously married to Nara Leão. See full bio »

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Known For

Xica Director
Orfeu Director


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 2020 De Perto Ela Não é Normal (associate producer) (completed)
 2019 Three Summers (associate producer)
 2019 O Amor Dá Trabalho (associate producer)
 2019 Bacurau (associate producer)
 2018 Running After (associate producer)
 2018 Domingo (associate producer)
 2018 Uma Quase Dupla (associate producer)
 2018 Teu Mundo Não Cabe Nos Meus Olhos (associate producer)
 2017 Fala Sério, Mãe! (associate producer)
 2017 Rosas de Ermera (Documentary) (producer: Luz Mágica)
 2017 The Movie of My Life (associate producer)
 2017 Um Tio Quase Perfeito (associate producer)
 2017 Don't Swallow My Heart, Alligator Girl! (associate producer)
 2016 Bode de Natal (TV Movie) (associate producer)
 2016 Refrigerantes e Canções de Amor (co-producer)
 2016/I Aquarius (associate producer)
 2015 Till Luck Do Us Part 3 (associate producer)
 2015 My Hindu Friend (associate producer)
 2015 Little Book of Love 2 (associate producer)
 2015 Drop Dead Gorgeous (associate producer)
 2015 Meu Passado Me Condena 2: O Filme (associate producer)
 2015 Loucas pra Casar (associate producer)
 2014 Last Night (associate producer)
 2014 Na Quebrada (associate producer)
 2014 Favela Gay (Documentary) (producer)
 2014 Getúlio (associate producer)
 2013 Giovanni Improtta (producer - as Cacá Diegues)
 2012 5x Pacificação (Documentary) (producer)
 2011 Mais X Favela (TV Series) (producer)
 2010 5 x Favela, Now by Ourselves (producer)
 2010 Bróder (associate producer - as Cacá Diegues)
 2001 Bufo & Spallanzani (associate producer)
 1996 Tieta of Agreste (co-producer)
 1989 Better Days Ahead (producer)
 1988 Dedé Mamata (producer)
 1984 Quilombo (producer)
 1972 When Carnival Comes (producer)
 1970 The Inheritors (producer)
 1968 Capitu (co-producer)
 1967 Entranced Earth (associate producer)
 1965 Oitava Bienal de São Paulo (Documentary short) (producer)
 1963 Ganga Zumba (producer)
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Cacá Diegues

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Children with Nara Leão: Isabel Diegues[b. 1970] and Francisco [b.1972]. See more »



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