Fernando Trueba

About Fernando Trueba

Who is it?: Producer, Writer, Director
Birth Day: January 18, 1955
Birth Place:  Madrid, Spain, Spain
Occupation: Producer, director, screenwriter, actor
Years active: 1974 –present
Spouse(s): Cristina Huete

Fernando Trueba

Fernando Trueba was born on January 18, 1955 in  Madrid, Spain, Spain, is Producer, Writer, Director. Trueba studied Imagen 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 Ópera 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.
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Occupation Producer
Age 69 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Born January 18, 1955 ( Madrid, Spain, Spain)
Birthday January 18
Town/City  Madrid, Spain, Spain
Nationality Spain

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Fernando Trueba’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.

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Between 1974 and 1979 he worked as a film critic for Spain's leading daily newspaper El País. In 1980, he founded the monthly film magazine Casablanca, which he edited and directed during its first two years. He is the author of Diccionario (Planeta 1997, Plot 2004, Galaxia Guttenberg 2006) and the Editor of Diccionario del Jazz Latino (SGAE, 1998).


Among other awards, he has won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film with Belle Époque in 1994, the Goya Award as Best Director three times and a Silver Bear for Year of Enlightment at the 37th Berlin International Film Festival. Miracle of Candeal won the Goya for Best Documentary, and Chico and Rita won the Goya for Best Feature Animation. In 1999, The Girl of Your Dreams was nominated for the Golden Bear at the 49th Berlin International Film Festival. In 2011 he won the Award of the Hungarian National Student Jury for Chico and Rita at the 7th Festival of European Animated Feature Films and TV Specials.

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