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Alberto Rodríguez

  • Alberto Rodríguez filming "Marshland" © Atípica Films, Sacromonte Films y Atresmedia Cine

    Alberto Rodríguez filming "Marshland" © Atípica Films, Sacromonte Films y Atresmedia Cine

  

Speciality

Film

 

 

Date of birth

May 11, 1971
  


" Screenwriter and film director. His productions have garnered numerous awards and thanks to this he is currently one of the Spanish directors to look out for."

He was born in Seville in 1971. He studied Image and Sound at Seville University and worked as a TV producer. His short film "Bancos" was a great success at the San Sebastián International Film Festival (2000). Since then he has directed several feature films and he received several Goya award nominations for his film "7 Virgins" (2005). He won two Goyas – Best Director and Best Screenplay – for "Marshland" (2014). The critics highlight the credibility and strength of the characters in his films.

Awards

Goya Award for Best Director (2014).
Goya Award for Best Original Screenplay (2014).

Essential works

  • Still from

    Marshland (direction, script)

    An intense thriller set in Spain during the transition to democracy, in which the marshes of the Guadalquivir become another character in the plot. The acclaim from both critics and audiences has made this film a contemporary success.

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Other highlighted works

  • Group 7
  • After
  • 7 Virgins
  • The Suit
  • The Pilgrim Factor
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