Biography

Trueba studied Cinematography at the Facultad de Ciencias de la Información, was cinema critic for the newspaper 'El País' and for 'La Guía del Ocio' and also founded the journal "Casablanca". At the movies his first success was 'Opera Prima' (1980) following the style of the "comedia madrileña". He had major success with 'Sé infiel y no mires con quién' (1985) starting a longer colaboration with the producer Andrés Vicente Gómez.

He won the second Foreign Film Academy Award for Spain in 1993 with 'Belle Epoque'.

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Trueba studied Cinematography at the Facultad de Ciencias de la Información, was cinema critic for the newspaper 'El País' and for 'La Guía del Ocio' and also founded the journal "Casablanca". At the movies his first success was 'Opera Prima' (1980) following the style of the "comedia madrileña". He had major success with 'Sé infiel y no mires con quién' (1985) starting a longer colaboration with the producer Andrés Vicente Gómez.

He won the second Foreign Film Academy Award for Spain in 1993 with 'Belle Epoque'.

Personal Info

Gender -

Known Credits 28

Birthday 1955-01-18

Place of Birth Madrid, Spain

Official Site -

Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2016 The Queen of SpainDirector
2012 The Artist and the ModelDirector
2010 Chico & RitaDirector
2009 The Dancer and the ThiefDirector
2004 El milagro de CandealDirector
2003 Blanco y negroDirector
2002 The Shanghai SpellDirector
2000 Calle 54Director
1998 The Girl of Your DreamsDirector
1996 Two MuchDirector
1995 Lumière and CompanyDirector
1992 Belle ÉpoqueDirector
1989 El sueño del mono locoDirector
1986 Year of EnlightmentDirector
1985 Be Wanton and Tread No ShameDirector
1984 Sal gordaDirector
1982 Mientras el cuerpo aguanteDirector
1980 Ópera primaDirector
1979 El león enamoradoDirector

Writing

2016 The Queen of SpainWriter
2012 The Artist and the ModelScreenplay
2010 Chico & RitaWriter
2009 The Dancer and the ThiefScreenplay
2002 The Shanghai SpellScreenplay
2000 Calle 54Writer
1996 Two MuchScreenplay
1992 Belle ÉpoqueStory
1989 El sueño del mono locoScreenplay
1986 Year of EnlightmentWriter
1985 Be Wanton and Tread No ShameScreenplay
1985 De tripas corazónWriter
1984 Sal gordaScreenplay
1982 Mientras el cuerpo aguanteWriter
1982 A contratiempoWriter
1980 Ópera primaScreenplay
1980 Erotic StoriesWriter
1980 The Black HandWriter

Production

1990 La mujer de tu vida(13 episodes)Producer
1988 El juego más divertidoExecutive Producer
1985 De tripas corazónExecutive Producer

Acting

2008 El último truco. Emilio Ruiz del Río
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)

Creator

1990 La mujer de tu vidaCreator

Crew

2006 Hecuba, un sueño de pasiónThanks

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