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Director (feature film)

1.
Silencio en la nieve (2011)
The Russian Front, 1943. A battalion of the Blue Division discovers horses' heads scattered atop the surface of a frozen lake, the bodies beneath the ice-sheet layer. The Blue Division discovers the body of a Spanish soldier mounted on one of the horses, killed by a blow through the neck and on hi
2.
Night Runner, The (2009)
Centers on Eduardo, an insurance company manager who is under pressure. In an airport one day, upon his return from a disastrous business trip, he meets a mysterious man who introduces himself as a friend and encourages him to change his lifestyle and be free. This individual harasses him and goes t
3.
Galindez File, The (2007) as Director
Arriving in Spain to work on her doctoral thesis about Galíndez, Muriel Colber receives a tip that leads her to the last people to have seen him alive. She discovers the controversy he caused in the Dominican Republic by publishing an exposé of Trujillo's dictatorship -- a work which became a major
4.
Una Mujer Invisible (2007)
Luisa has come to notice that people, especially men, don't really listen to her or even notice her lately. After a lifetime struggling to break the glass ceiling at work, she has succeeded in been recognized as an equal among coworkers. Yet recently she has become increasingly frustrated with how m
5.
Los Aires Dificiles (2006)
Juan Olmedo is 40. From the shipwreck he survived, he was able to save only his niece and his mentally retarded brother. Behind him, in a different city, he left a past as dramatic and capricious as the winds that lash the Atlantic Coast of Cadiz where he goes to escape from his memories. In this ou
6.
Heroína (2005)
When Pilar's son becomes addicted to heroin, instead of suffering in silence, she begins a difficult fight for justice against drug traffickers in Galicia who have destroyed her community with impunity.
7.
Archimedes Principle, The (2004)
Sonia is a high ranking executive of the fashion world that barely has time for her son and husband. Dew, also married with a daughter, is a neighbor and friend of Sonia. Each is jealous of what the other has. Sonia seeks time and calm to be with her son who she only sees rightr before he goes to
9.
Razones de mis amigos, Las (2000) as Director
Relationships are tested when Carlos asks his good friends Santiago and Marta to each lend him $21,000 to help save his struggling business.
10.
South Frontier (1998) as Director
Several European families emigrate to Argentina at the end of the nineteenth century. Roque works distributing tobacco, and resists the temptation to move into more lucrative substances. He is a widower and too faithful to his dead wife to do more than gaze wistfully at Sara, who is dying of cholera
11.
Comanche Territory (1997) as Director
A depiction of life in Sarajevo at the height of the recent Bosnian conflict centers the suspenseful adventures of a group of TV journalists on the front line--and the incredibly dangerous and difficult roles they play in a modern war zone.
12.
Malena Es un Nombre de Tango (1996) as Director
An exploration of a mother-child relationship directed at Spanish women brought up at the end of the repressive Franco dictatorship who are struggling to adapt to a newly liberalized society.
13.
Shortcut To Paradise (1994) as Director
A sinister individual assumes the identity of a murdered superintendent and soon wreaks havoc at a rundown condominium complex.
14.
Al Achecho (1988) as Director
An embittered, small-time smuggler hunts down a powerful individual who betrayed him.

Writer (feature film)

15.
South Frontier (1998) as Screenwriter
Several European families emigrate to Argentina at the end of the nineteenth century. Roque works distributing tobacco, and resists the temptation to move into more lucrative substances. He is a widower and too faithful to his dead wife to do more than gaze wistfully at Sara, who is dying of cholera
16.
Comanche Territory (1997) as Screenwriter
A depiction of life in Sarajevo at the height of the recent Bosnian conflict centers the suspenseful adventures of a group of TV journalists on the front line--and the incredibly dangerous and difficult roles they play in a modern war zone.
17.
Heaven Sent (1990) as Screenwriter
A black comedy in which three intertwining stories explore Peruvian society.
18.
Jaws of the Wolf, The (1988) as Screenwriter
The drama surrounding a group of Peruvian soldiers who are surrounded by terrorists in an isolated village.

Producer (feature film)

19.
Man Who Killed Don Quixote, The (2018)
A contemporary story of how a man who made a "Don Quixote" movie in the past is affected by that film along with others around him.
20.
Another Me (2014)
21.
Everybody Has a Plan (2013)
Agustín, a man living an unfulfilled life in Buenos Aires, returns to the Tigre Delta land of his childhood to assume the identity of his recently deceased identical twin, only to fall into the local criminal underworld in which his brother had become involved.
22.
23.
Last Circus, The (2011)
During Spanish civil war in 1937, a circus clown is recruited mid-performance into the militia and led into battle while still in costume. In 1973, his son Javier becomes a clown and falls in love with the abused wife of another man in the circus.
24.
Silencio en la nieve (2011)
The Russian Front, 1943. A battalion of the Blue Division discovers horses' heads scattered atop the surface of a frozen lake, the bodies beneath the ice-sheet layer. The Blue Division discovers the body of a Spanish soldier mounted on one of the horses, killed by a blow through the neck and on hi
25.
Chinese Takeaway (2011)
Roberto runs a hardware store where he spends his time counting the nails in boxes and then angrily calling the manufacturer when the tally doesn't correspond with the number on the packaging. His life is solitary: He visits his parents' graves, treats the few people he knows disdainfully, and now a
26.
Born to Suffer (2010)
Flora, 72, is an old spinster. She lives in a small village and has spent her whole life looking after her relatives. Her only sister died young leaving Flora with three nieces to raise. As soon as they reached adulthood, her nieces all left the village. Flora is beginning to worry that they will no
28.
Secret in Their Eyes, The (2009)
A court investigator decides to write a novel based on a twenty-five year old unresolved rape and murder case. His search for the truth puts him at the center of a judicial nightmare and tests his limits for seeking justice and personal fulfillment.
29.
Mentiras y gordas (2009)
Takes a no-holds-barred look at the exploits of a group of young boys and girls experimenting with drugs, clubs and sex.
30.
viudas de los jueves, Las (2009)
Follows the rather unusual lives of wealthy families living in Altos De La Cascada, a suburb on the outskirts of Buenos Aires full of gated houses. We witness how their lives are transformed from the economic boom of the early 1990's to the country's financial collapse in 2001.
31.
Secret in Their Eyes, The (2009)
A court investigator decides to write a novel based on a twenty-five year old unresolved rape and murder case. His search for the truth puts him at the center of a judicial nightmare and tests his limits for seeking justice and personal fulfillment.
32.
Night Runner, The (2009)
Centers on Eduardo, an insurance company manager who is under pressure. In an airport one day, upon his return from a disastrous business trip, he meets a mysterious man who introduces himself as a friend and encourages him to change his lifestyle and be free. This individual harasses him and goes t
33.
7 minutos (2009)
34.
Castillos de cartón (2009)
María José is studying painting at the School of Fine Arts. One morning, as she's preparing a canvas for class, Jaime, one of her classmates, draws her portrait though she doesn't notice. Beside him, admiring his drawing abilities is Marcos, the most talented student in the class. María José expects
35.
Small Country (2008)
Centers around the lives and loves of immigrants upon their reunion.
36.
Horn of Plenty (2008)
About the power and allure of money. When news of an inheritance for the Castineiras family reaches the small town of Yamaguey, the community is thrown into uproar. It turns out that in the eighteenth century a group of Castineiras nuns deposited treasure into a British bank, and it has been accumul
37.
Oxford Murders, The (2008)
When an elderly woman is viciously murdered in Oxford, her body is discovered by two strangers whose lives are immediately changed forever: Arthur Seldom, a prestigious professor of logic, and Martin, a young graduate student who has just arrived at the university hoping to be Seldom's pupil. It qui
38.
Good Life, The (2008)
Set in a hairdressing salon, follows three cross-cut stories about three couples from different social classes in Santiago, Chile.
39.
Shadows (2007)
Lazar Perkov is young, good-looking, has a beautiful wife, lovely little boy, great house and a good job as a hospital physician. In fact, everyone calls him "Lucky." Nothing's missing--except maybe Lucky himself, who's always trying to live up to the expectations of others. Like his bored wife and
40.
Una Mujer Invisible (2007)
Luisa has come to notice that people, especially men, don't really listen to her or even notice her lately. After a lifetime struggling to break the glass ceiling at work, she has succeeded in been recognized as an equal among coworkers. Yet recently she has become increasingly frustrated with how m
41.
Mujeres en el Parque (2007)
After a lifetime together Daniel wants to divorce Ana. This especially affects their twenty-something daughter, Monica. Soon Monica will find herself following Daniel, to find out the truth behind his decision. Monica then finds out he is dating Clara, a beautiful married woman.
42.
Inner Life of Martin Frost, The (2007)
A writer awakens one day to find a strange but beautiful woman in bed with him. He quickly falls in love with her, thinking he has found his muse, but as time passes she becomes more and more unattainable.
43.
El Club De Los Suicidas (2007)
Three suicidal people meet to kill one another but instead realize that assisted suicide could prove a lucrative business.
44.
Atlas of Human Geography (2007)
Fran, Rosa, Ana and Marisa are hired to putting together an Atlas of Geography. While working on the Atlas, their fairly predictable lives change unexpectedly. They experience romance, heartbreak, infidelity, and reconciliation. Eventually they redefine their lives, and even, find love.
45.
City in Heat (2007)
A group of friends struggle with love and friendship in the midst of a city that remains a witness of life's ups and downs.
46.
Galindez File, The (2007) as Producer
Arriving in Spain to work on her doctoral thesis about Galíndez, Muriel Colber receives a tip that leads her to the last people to have seen him alive. She discovers the controversy he caused in the Dominican Republic by publishing an exposé of Trujillo's dictatorship -- a work which became a major
47.
Education of a Fairy, The (2006)
A man's life is turned upside down after he is abandoned by the woman he loves.
48.
El Penalti Mas Largo Del Mundo (2006)
Useless loser Fernando fills in as a last minute substitute goalie, but a week-long penalty postpones the end of the game. He tries to use the extra time to his advantage by blackmailing the coach for a date with his daughter.
49.
Only Human (2006)
Leni has come home to introduce her fiancé Rafi to her idiosyncratic Jewish family for the first time. Everything goes smoothly until the lovers belatedly reveal that Rafi is Palestinian. Amid the ensuing hysteria, Rafi escapes to the kitchen, ostensibly to help prepare the dinner. Unfortunately he
50.
Ficcio (2006)
Alex is approaching forty. An experienced filmmaker, he is trying to complete his latest script, so he leaves Barcelona to stay at the home of his friend Santi in the Catalan Pyrenees. There, he meets violinist Monica, who is there visiting another friend, Judith. Over dinner, the four reflect on th
51.
Los Aires Dificiles (2006)
Juan Olmedo is 40. From the shipwreck he survived, he was able to save only his niece and his mentally retarded brother. Behind him, in a different city, he left a past as dramatic and capricious as the winds that lash the Atlantic Coast of Cadiz where he goes to escape from his memories. In this ou
52.
Corazon del guerrero, El (2006) as Producer
Madrid teenagers Ramon, Javi and Victor are all participants in an elaborate role-playing game. But Ramon starts to confuse his fantasies with reality as he begins to see characters from the game appear in real life.
53.
Aura, El (2005)
Espinosa is a master taxidermist and an epileptic who often speculates about committing the perfect crime. When his friend invites him on an ill-fated hunting trip, the opportunity to put his idle thoughts into action becomes a tantalizing reality. But Espinosa's keen observational skills and meticu
54.
Unconscious (2005) as Producer
In the high modernist Barcelona of 1913, highly strung Freud aficionado Alma is the daughter of Dr. Mira, a renowned neurosurgeon. The pregnant Alma confronts her brother-in-law, narrow-minded doctor Salvador, who is secretly in love with her, with the news that her husband, psychiatrist Leon, has
55.
Maroa (2005)
Eleven-year-old petty criminal Maroa lives with her violent grandmother Brigida in Caracas. After her boyfriend Carlos is involved in a shooting, Maroa is arrested and sent to a school where Joaquin conducts the youth orchestra, and he asks the naturally talented Maroa to join. Days now revolve arou
56.
Triple Agent (2004) as Co-Producer
In 1936, the Popular Front and the War of Spain agitate the spirits of the people. Fiodor, a young general tsarist taken refuge in Paris with his Greek wife Arsinoe, take part in the disorder. Fiodor reveals himself to be a spy who is not only deceiving Marxists, Soviets, and Fascists but also his l
57.
Summer's Clouds (2004) as Executive Producer
Daniel is a moral man whose young son Manuel and wife Ana leave for their annual summer vacation. While she's away Ana is introduced to a friend's amoral cousin, Robert, who has desings on her. Meanwhile, Ana's friend is lusting after Daniel. Robert devises a plan for them to achieve their carnal go
58.
Archimedes Principle, The (2004)
Sonia is a high ranking executive of the fashion world that barely has time for her son and husband. Dew, also married with a daughter, is a neighbor and friend of Sonia. Each is jealous of what the other has. Sonia seeks time and calm to be with her son who she only sees rightr before he goes to
59.
Vida Que Te Espera, La (2004)
Widowed hill farmer Gildo is the proud owner of a cow (name: Vanessa) which strays onto the land of rival farmer, brutish Severo. A bizarre misunderstanding over an ancient farming law ends with Severo kidnapping Gildo's older daughter, Val, who's taken over the running of the family following her m
60.
Perder es Cuestion de Metodo (2004)
One morning, the police are horrified to discover a body impaled on a sharp stake by the banks of a scenic lake near Bogotá. Journalist Victor Silampa becomes curious and enlists office clerk Emir Estupiñan to help him with the story. Together they set about to solve an intricate puzzle that proves
61.
Moon of Avellaneda, The (2004)
Roman was awarded the social club's very first lifetime membership and has spent his life watching the Avellaneda club's ranks dwindle as the neighborhood deteriorates. But, he remains determined to preserve what's left of it. Even as Roman's 20-year marriage begins to crumble, his friends on the cl
62.
Machuca (2004) as Producer
Santiago, Chile, 1973: Pedro Machuca is a poor boy of tribal descent, brought into an upper class private school during Chile's brief socialist era. Gonzalo, the well-to-do boy seated a row ahead, befriends Pedro against the bullying will of his classmates. In so doing, he discovers a raw, thrilling
63.
Sweet Sixteen (2002) as Co-Producer
Liam is a young, restless teen struggling to realize his dream in the gritty and dismal streets of Glasgow, where unemployment is rampant and little hope is available to the city's youth. He is waiting for the release of his mother, Jean, from prison where she is completing a prison term for a crime
64.
Bendito Infierno (2002) as Producer
A boxer named Manny, battling a potentially life-threatening brain injury, finds his soul to be the object of a metaphysical fight. Two different supernatural agents are sent to win over his soul to their side: one is an angel from a curious version of Heaven, that looks just like a beatific Paris,
65.
Imperfect Love (2001) as Producer
Sergio, thirty, works in a big supermarket. His wife Angela, born in Spain, is expecting a child the doctors have diagnosed as having a serious malformation. The child is not expected to live. When the baby is born, he's baptised Miguel Juan, in honour of an inhabitant of Angela's home village who h
66.
No Shame (2001) as Producer
Acting teacher Isabel comes across a script by famous director Mario Fabra that sounds as if it's based on the story of their own brief affair, 20 years earlier. When Mario decides to cast actors from Isabel's school for the film, her students compete for the coveted roles, while Isabel struggles wi
67.
Son of the Bride, The (2001) as Producer
At age 42, Rafael Belvedere is having a crisis. He's overwhelmed by his responsibilities and just isn't having any fun. He has spent most of his life frantically trying to run the restaurant his father Nino founded. He has achieved success, but continues to live in the old man's shadow. He rarely vi
68.
Hombres Felices (2001) as Producer
Ana suspects her husband Angel is cheating. She asks her friend to trail him, and catches Angel on a date with his secretary. When Ana confronts Angel about the affair, she's forced to reveal that she is also cheating, with Angel's brother. From here, matters get more violent...
69.
Burnt Money (2000) as Co-Producer
Argentina, 1965. Angel, a drifter, and Nene, a petty thief, meet in the bathroom of a Buenos Aires train station, and from that moment they are inseparable--both as lovers and, soon, as partners in crime. Dubbed "the Twins" by the police and tabloids, they scratch out a living trawling through the B
70.
Sin Dejar Huella (2000) as Co-Producer
Aurelia is a young single mother determined to change her destiny, Anna is an international prehistoric art dealer who is running away from a corrupt policeman. Two completely different women who meet on the road, get to know each other, deceive each other and end up becoming friends as they embark
71.
Le Harem de Madame Osmane (2000) as Co-Producer
In 1993 Algiers, as civil war looms on the horizon, former freedom fighter Madame Osmane runs her apartment building with an iron fist. Determined to be respected despite the absence of a man of the house, Madame Osmane imposes her tyranical will on her daughter Sakina, maid Meriem and the other wom
72.
Tinta Roja (2000) as Executive Producer
A veteran crime reporter in the Peruvian capital is accompanied on his adventures by a young news-hound and a quiet photographer.
73.
Waiting List (2000) as Producer
In a bus terminal in a small Cuban city, dozens of passengers wait for the bus to arrive. Disorder and chaos reign when the bus breaks down and cannot leave. Forced to spend the night together and perhaps the next few days, everyone will try to come up with their own solutions, revealing the human b
74.
Pantaleon y las visitadoras (2000) as Producer
Captain Pantoja is hired to lead a special brigade of prostitutes on a mission to appease an angry group of soldiers stationed in an uncomfortable Amazon post.
75.
Nico and Dani (2000) as Producer
17-year-old Nico travels from Barcelona to visit his best friend Dani at his parent's beach house on the Mediterranean. Determined to lose their virginity that summer, the boys grow closer and it becomes apparent that Dani has feelings for Nico, while Nico is not sure he feels the same way. Over the
76.
Nueces para el Amor (2000) as Producer
Alicia, a dedicated young militant, and Marcelo, who is interested only in sports and girls, meet at a rock concert in 1975. The time of Isabel Peron as head of government is over; the beginning of the military dictatorship is at hand. Their immediate attraction leads to a torrid romance, one cut sh
77.
Razones de mis amigos, Las (2000) as Producer
Relationships are tested when Carlos asks his good friends Santiago and Marta to each lend him $21,000 to help save his struggling business.
78.
Otro barrio, El (2000) as Producer
In a working-class Madrid district, when 15-year-old Ramon is charged with murder he looks to his lawyer Marcelo to be a father figure.
79.
No One Writes to the Colonel (1999) as Co-Producer
Every Friday for longer than the locals can remember, the Colonel waits by the dock for a letter announcing the arrival of the government pension he has been promised year after year. Too blinded by the shame of his poverty, he waits in vain, solemnly believing that he will get what he is due rather
80.
Golpe de estadio (1999) as Producer
As the Colombian government tries to come to a peace agreement amidst power struggles, soccer fans celebrate the country's entry into the 1994 World Cup.
81.
Se Quien Eres (1999) as Producer
At a clinic in Galicia, psychiatrist Paloma falls for her patient Mario, an amnesiac with a troubled past that begins to catch up with him when some shady characters show up looking for him.
82.
Pianista, El (1998) as Associate Producer
Two lifelong friends meet after a lengthy estrangement. In flashback, we see their lives. Risk-taking Doria and sensible Rossell both love music and Teresa. In the mid-1930s, they must both make choices about what to do when civil war comes. Rossell and Teresa make one choice, Doria another. These c
83.
Finisterre (Donde Termina El Mundo) (1998) as Producer
Berto and Mario are brothers, whose father left the family years before. While Mario is the good brother, he is nonetheless jailed for protesting his military service. In this time, bad boy Berto spends time with their father. On his release from jail, Mario sets up a nenage a trois with Berto and y
84.
Mensaka (1998) as Producer
David is the leader of a band about to sign a record contract. However, he is unhappy with his group being portrayed by the industry as "young urban poets."
85.
South Frontier (1998) as Producer
Several European families emigrate to Argentina at the end of the nineteenth century. Roque works distributing tobacco, and resists the temptation to move into more lucrative substances. He is a widower and too faithful to his dead wife to do more than gaze wistfully at Sara, who is dying of cholera
86.
Chambermaid on the Titanic, The (1997) as Associate Producer
A man wins a contest to spend the night aboard the Titanic, before it sails on its maiden voyage. He shares a cabin with a beautiful maid and becomes obsessed with her. He returns home and tells the story of his encounter with the maid. When the Titanic sinks his story becomes a legend and he gains
87.
Things I Left in Havana (1997) as Producer
Nena, Ludmilla, and Rosa have come to Madrid from Havana to live with their aunt Maria. The girls have no papers and are put to work in Maria's fur store. Maria sets up an arranged marriage between Rosa and boorish Javier, but Javier prefers Nena. Meanwhile, Barbaro, who arrived in Madrid on the sam
88.
Comanche Territory (1997) as Producer
A depiction of life in Sarajevo at the height of the recent Bosnian conflict centers the suspenseful adventures of a group of TV journalists on the front line--and the incredibly dangerous and difficult roles they play in a modern war zone.
89.
Martin (H) (1997) as Producer
Martin is the name shared by both father and son, yet beyond that they have little else in common. A near brush death brings young Martin, "Hache," from Buenos Aires to live with his expatriate father in Madrid; encouraged and at times provoked by the elder Martin's sometime lover and full-time best
90.
Carla's Song (1996) as Co-Producer
Set in 1987, the year of the Contra rebels' assault against the Sandinista government in Nicaragua, a love story which begins on a bus in Glasgow and ends amid the gunfire and explosions of war in Nicaragua. George is a free-spirited Scottish bus driver struggling against the conventionality and bur
91.
Extasis (1996) as Producer
Three friends who have no jobs, no money and no prospects have vowed to steal from one another's families to provide a stake for the restaurant that one of the friends dreams of establishing.
92.
Bajo La Piel (1996) as Producer
A psychological crime drama in which the ritual killings of an ancient pre-Incan culture are echoed in the murders committed in a small town in modern-day Peru. A shy, insecure and peace loving comp is appointed to lead the investigation.
93.
Land and Freedom (1995) as Executive Producer
The year was 1936. Spain was still, in effect, a feudal society. Wealthy landowners, joined by churchmen, industrialists, and army officers, feared the growing power of the working class and began to organize to retain their power and privilege. On July 18, 1936, the military, led by Fascist General
94.
Guantanamera (1995) as Producer
A successful retiring actress Aunt Yoyita has returned to the town of Guantanamera 50 years after leaving it and her first love, Candido, behind. She is welcomed by her niece, Georgina, who is married to a rigid bureaucrat, Adolfo. Yoyita is touchingly reunited with Candido, who remains as deeply in
95.
Shortcut To Paradise (1994) as Producer
A sinister individual assumes the identity of a murdered superintendent and soon wreaks havoc at a rundown condominium complex.
96.
Diary of Lady M, The (1993) as Co-Producer
A Parisian nightclub singer invites her married lover to live with her, but only if he brings along his wife and their baby daughter. At first the relationship between the two women is tense, but soon they forge their own erotic link.
97.
Madregilda (1993) as Producer
Set during and after the Spanish Civil War. A bride, whose marriage is not yet consummated because her husband is sent on a mission, is ordered raped by commander Francisco Franco in order to rev up his troops for an important battle. Months later the husband returns, finds his wife pregnant and kil
98.
Un Paraguas Para Tres (1992) as Producer
Two people who meet by chance have a rocky relationship.
99.
Homme qui a perdu son ombre, L' (1991) as Producer
After he is fired, a journalist disappears, prompting his wife and former girlfriend to look for him in Spain, where he has gone to see an old friend.
100.
Heaven Sent (1990) as Executive Producer
A black comedy in which three intertwining stories explore Peruvian society.
101.
Ovejas Negras (1990) as Executive Producer
A teenager turns to murder when he innocently believes that it will free his brother from eternal damnation.
102.
Jaws of the Wolf, The (1988) as Producer
The drama surrounding a group of Peruvian soldiers who are surrounded by terrorists in an isolated village.
103.
Mientras Haya Luz (1987) as Executive Producer

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