Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu, five filmmaker, Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu, will lead films such as "Birdman", "Babel" and "The Revenant", over the jury of the 72nd Cannes Film Festival in May, and praising your home Mexican-speaking, which the organizers say. "This is the first time a Mexican artist chairs the Cannes Film Festival jury," said Wednesday in the Pierre Lescure statement, president of the Cannes event, and Thierry Frémaux, a general representative. "Cannes is the place of all the cinemas, and through the presence of author + Babel +, this is the Mexican cinema that the Festival celebrates," they said, said it was "to very rare "that the film maker agrees to take part in the jury.
Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu, 55, succeeded by Cate Blanchett, who lasted Palme D 'Or Or "Affeire de famille" by Hirokazu Kore-Eda Japón last year. A stronger actor as an Australian actor was a poster on "Babel", an Iñarritu choir film that received the prize at Cannes in 2006. The filmmaker also was awarded in Cannes, the main Singers' Week Award in 2000, for his first film "Amours chiennes".
"From the beginning of my career, Cannes Film Festival has been important to me, I am delighted to be back again this year, and it's very proud to be the chairman of the jury." The cinema flows through the world's flesh and festival is the heart, "replied the film maker, said in a statement." With the jury, we have the honor to be as new movie makers from our filmmakers from around the world, it is a great pleasure and a great responsibility, and we will take passion and dedication, "he continues.
At a short film film head (six feature films) but noted that Alejandro Iñarritu was named seven times at the Oscars for his films. He received four images, including the director ab & # 39; Best for "Birdman" in 2015, a historical comedy who was a self actor, and also for "The Revenant" in 2016, a story of unmarried friends to live, played by Leonardo DiCaprio. Having been talking in Mexico as a well-known radio radio presenter, he went on to go to; commercially created and short films for medical television, and then met writer-writer Guillermo Arriaga, who sent "Amores Perros" (Bitches loves) which tells three stories that were translated into the capital city Mexican
From "Amores Perros" to "21 grams", her first American film by Sean Penn, a & # 39; go through "Babel", where we follow four stories on three continents, or "Biutiful" to Think about insurance with Javier Bardem, Iñarritu shows the dark universities that have visits to; crossing. Most recently, in 2017, he designed "Carne y Arena", the first true factual work that appears in the official election of Cannes and also won his fifth Oscar (a special Oscar).
"As well as being a humorous filmmaker and amazing author, Alejandro is also a man of conviction, artist of his time, we've always been happy to welcome her chorus and, in 2017, especially proud to be present at the Official Election + Meat and Arena +, to a true fact situation that brought out a migrant case with strength and humanity ", and welcomed the festival organizers . This visit to Mexico is a # 39; Going into Hollywood's rebellion also has a & # 39; shows that Alfonso Cuaron, co-server, has been crowned for the best Oscar director for his "Roma" movie, a Netflix film that was unable to appear in the Cannes election last year, rather than which has not been discharged in cinemas in France.