Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Born: Aug 15, 1963 AD
Currently alive, at 52 years of age.

Nationality: Mexican
Categories: Director

1963 - Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu was born on the 15th day of August 1963, in Mexico City, Mexico


1991 – He established Zeta Films, an organization which is involved with advertising and short films.


1995 - He made his first half-length feature, “Detras del dinero” with Miguel Bose, a Spanish actor/singer.


1999 – He directed "Amores Perros/Love's a Bitch," his debut film as a director; He is also the co-writer of the film with Guillermo Arriaga; nominated for Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award.


2001 - He made "Powder Keg", a short advertisement for BMW shown over the Internet at


2003 – Filmed his feature U.S. debut “21 Grams starring Sean Penn, Naomi Watts and Benicio del Toro; this movie was written by Guillermo Arriaga


2006 – Made “Babel”, an ensemble feature consisting of four stories in Japan, Morocco, Tunisia and Mexico, starring Gael García Bernal, Cate Blanchett and Brad Pitt; nominated as Best Director and Best Picture (Drama) for Golden Globe Awards; nominated by Directors Guild of America


2007 – Nominated as Oscars Best Director for the movie “Babel”

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