Francisco Rovira Beleta

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Francisco Rovira Beleta
Born (1912-09-25)September 25, 1912
Barcelona, Spain
Died June 23, 1999(1999-06-23) (aged 86)
Occupation Film director
Years active 1952 – 1967

Francisco Rovira Beleta (Barcelona, September 25, 1912 – June 23, 1999) was a twice Academy Award nominee Spanish screenwriter and film director. His film Los atracadores was entered into the 12th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] His 1963 film Los Tarantos was nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Foreign Film category.[2] Four years later, his film El amor brujo was also nominated for the Best Foreign Language Oscar[3] and was entered into the 5th Moscow International Film Festival.[4]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ " Awards for The Robbers". Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  2. ^ "The 36th Academy Awards (1964) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2011-11-03. 
  3. ^ "The 40th Academy Awards (1968) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2011-11-12. 
  4. ^ "5th Moscow International Film Festival (1967)". MIFF. Archived from the original on 2013-01-16. Retrieved 2012-12-09. 

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