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."

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."

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 27

Birthday 1963-08-15

Place of Birth Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

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Also Known As

  • Alejandro G. Iñárritu
  • Алехандро Гонсалес Иньярриту
  • 阿利安卓·崗札雷·伊納利圖
  • อาเลคันโดร กอนซาเลซ อีญาร์รีตู
  • アレハンドロ・ゴンサレス・イニャリトゥ
  • 알레한드로 곤살레스 이냐리투
  • أليخاندرو غونزاليز إيناريتو

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2017 Flesh and Sand Director
2015 The Revenant Director
2014 Birdman Director
2012 Naran Ja Director
2011 Behind Biutiful: Director's Flip Notes Director
2010 Biutiful Director
2010 Write the Future Director
2007 To Each His Own Cinema Director
2006 Babel Director
2003 21 Grams Director
2002 11'09''01 - September 11 Director
2001 The Hire (1 episode)Director
2001 Powder Keg Director
2000 Amores Perros Director
1996 El timbre Director
1995 Detras del dinero Director

Production

2015 The Revenant Producer
2014 Birdman Producer
2010 Biutiful Producer
2008 Rudo & Cursi Producer
2006 Babel Producer
2003 21 Grams Producer
2002 11'09''01 - September 11 Producer
2000 Amores Perros Producer
1996 El timbre Producer

Acting

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

Writing

2017 Flesh and Sand Writer
2015 The Revenant Writer
2014 Birdman Screenplay
2010 Biutiful Screenplay
2006 Babel Idea
2001 The Hire (1 episode)Writer
1996 El timbre Writer

Crew

2013 Gravity Thanks
2007 Year of the Nail Thanks
2006 Pan's Labyrinth Thanks

Editing

2002 11'09''01 - September 11 Editor
2000 Amores Perros Editor

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