Actor, Filmmaker, Producer , Actor, Director MEXICO

Gael GARCÍA BERNAL

Biography

An actor nearly all his life, Gael García Bernal made his debut in Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu’s Amores Perros, gained more attention for Alfonso Cuarón’s Y Tu Mamá También. He starred in the title role of Carlos Carrera’s Academy Awardnominated El Crimen del padre Amaro and in Walter Salles’ The Motorcycle Diaries. Other roles include: Pedro Almodóvar’s La mala educación, James Marsh’s The King, Michel Gondry’s The Science of Sleep, Gonzalez Iñárritu’s Babel, Hector Babenco’s El Pasado, Fernando Meirelles’ Blindness and Jim Jarmusch’s The Limits of Control. Gael García directed short films, The Letter (for the feature film 8) and Lucio for the collective Mexican film Revolucion. He also founded the production company Canana with Diego Luna and Pablo Cruz in 2005. Together, they run the Ambulante documentary film festival. He directed his first feature Deficit in 2010.

Films presented at Cannes

Jury members
Member - Feature films - 2014
President - Caméra d'Or - 2010
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Directors

Alfred HITCHCOCK

Alfred HITCHCOCK

Director
Alain RESNAIS

Alain RESNAIS

Script Writer, Director
Barry LEVINSON

Barry LEVINSON

Director
Bahman ARK

Bahman ARK

Carmen CASTILLO

Carmen CASTILLO

Michael HANEKE

Michael HANEKE

Director, Actor
Mauro BOLOGNINI

Mauro BOLOGNINI

Pablo TRAPERO

Pablo TRAPERO

Director
Shoichi AKINO

Shoichi AKINO

Script Writer
SEKI Yutaro

SEKI Yutaro

Director
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