Walter Salles


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Walter Salles was born on April 12, 1956 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Walther Moreira Salles Jr. He is a director and producer, known for Central Station (1998), The Motorcycle Diaries (2004) and Foreign Land (1995). He is married to Maria Klabin. They have one child. See full bio »

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Won 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 56 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

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Central Station Director
(1998)
(2004)
Foreign Land Director
(1995)
Behind the Sun Director
(2001)

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  Rust (TV Series) (pre-production)
  Terra
 2017 Where Has the Time Gone? (segment "When the earth trembles")
 2014 Jia Zhangke, A Guy from Fenyang (Documentary)
 2013 Venice 70: Future Reloaded (Documentary)
 2012 On the Road
 2008 Stories on Human Rights (segment "Voyage")
 2007 To Each His Own Cinema (segment "A 8 944 km de Cannes")
 2006 Paris, je t'aime (segment "Loin du 16e")
 2005 Dark Water
 2003 Guns and Peace (Short)
 1998 2000 vu par... Une collection internationale (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
 1998 Somos Todos Filhos da Terra (Documentary short)
 1998 Midnight
 1996 Socorro Nobre (Short documentary)
 1995 Antonio Carlos Jobim: An All-Star Tribute (Video documentary)
 1995 Foreign Land
 1995 Un siècle d'écrivains (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Jorge Amado (1995)
 1993 Bossa Nova Music & Reminiscenses (Video documentary)
 1992 João & Antônio (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 The Knife (as Walter Salles Jr.)
 1989 Chico - O País da Delicadeza Perdida (TV Movie documentary)
 1988 Marisa Monte (TV Movie documentary)
 1987 Krajcberg - O Poeta dos Vestígios (Documentary short)
 1986 Japão - Uma Viagem no Tempo (TV Series documentary) (4 episodes)
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Show Show Writer (10 credits)
Show Show Editor (3 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (21 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Walter Salles Jr. | Walter Moreira Salles
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You have to be careful not to open all the windows and be totally free and unprepared, but you have to try to capture reality as it happens. You see that very much in a refined and yet very simple form in [Abbas] Kiarostami's films, and I'm so impressed by the immediacy and the truth that you find in his films that it just transports you to a completely different level, as if nothing is truly ... See more »

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His son Vicente was born in July 2006. See more »

Nickname:

Waltinho

Star Sign:

Aries

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