Alejandro González Iñárritu

Birthday:

08/15/1963

Place of birth:

Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico:

Biography:

Alejandro González Iñárritu (American Spanish: [aleˈxandɾo gonˈsales iˈɲaritu]; credited since 2014 as Alejandro G. Iñárritu; born August 15, 1963) is a Mexican film director, producer and screenwriter. He is the first Mexican director to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing, for Babel (2007). Iñárritu's six feature films—Amores perros (2000), 21 Grams (2003), Babel (2006) (comprising the "Death Trilogy"), Biutiful (2010), Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), and The Revenant (2015)—have garnered critical acclaim and numerous accolades, including Academy Award nominations and wins. In 2015, Iñárritu won the Academy Award for Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Picture for Birdman. The following year, he won the Academy Award for Best Director for The Revenant, making him the third director to win back to back Academy Awards, and the first since 1950. He is friends with fellow Mexican directors Guillermo del Toro and Alfonso Cuarón, collectively known as "The Three Amigos of Cinema."


Film Credits

Before the Flood (2016)
as Himself
A World Unseen: The Revenant (2016)
as Himself
Birdman: All-Access (A View From the Wings) (2015)
as Himself
Trespassing Bergman (2013)
as Himself
Kurosawa, la voie (2011)
as Himself
Bienvenue à Cannes (2007)
as Himself
Sexo en el plató (2007)
as Himself

Production Credits

Carne y Arena (2017)
Director
Carne y Arena (2017)
Writer
The Revenant (2015)
Director
The Revenant (2015)
Producer
The Revenant (2015)
Writer
Birdman (2014)
Director
Birdman (2014)
Producer
Birdman (2014)
Screenplay
Gravity (2013)
Thanks
Naran Ja (2012)
Director
11 septembre 2001 (2011)
Director
Behind Biutiful: Director's Flip Notes (2011)
Director
Biutiful (2010)
Director
Biutiful (2010)
Producer
Biutiful (2010)
Screenplay
Rudo y Cursi (2008)
Producer
Chacun son cinema ou Ce petit coup au coeur quand la lumiere s'eteint et que le film commence (2007)
Director
Año uña (2007)
Thanks
Babel (2006)
Director
Babel (2006)
Producer
Babel (2006)
Idea
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Thanks
21 Grams (2003)
Director
21 Grams (2003)
Producer
11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
Director
11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
Editor
11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
Producer
Powder Keg (2001)
Director
Amores perros (2000)
Director
Amores perros (2000)
Editor
Amores perros (2000)
Producer
El timbre (1996)
Director
El timbre (1996)
Producer
El timbre (1996)
Writer
Detras del dinero (1995)
Director