Juan Antonio Bardem

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Juan Antonio Bardem
Born (1922-06-02)2 June 1922
Madrid, Spain
Died 30 October 2002(2002-10-30) (aged 80)
Madrid, Spain
Occupation Film director
Screenwriter
Years active 1951 – 1997

Juan Antonio Bardem (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈxwam baɾˈðen];[1] 2 June 1922 – 30 October 2002) was a Spanish film director and screen writer. He was a member of the Communist Party.[2] Bardem was best known for Muerte de un ciclista (1955) which won the FIPRESCI Prize at the 1955 Cannes Film Festival, and El puente (1977) which won the Golden Prize at the 10th Moscow International Film Festival.[3] His 1979 film Seven Days in January won the Golden Prize at the 11th Moscow International Film Festival.[4] In 1981 he was a member of the jury at the 12th Moscow International Film Festival.[5] In 1993 he was a member of the jury at the 43rd Berlin International Film Festival.[6] In 1953 he and Luis García Berlanga founded a film magazine, Objetivo, which existed until 1956.[7] Bardem is the uncle of actor Javier Bardem.

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  1. ^ In isolation, Juan is pronounced [ˈxwan].
  2. ^ Marvin D'Lugo (1991). The Films of Carlos Saura: The Practice of Seeing. Princeton University Press. p. 20. ISBN 0-691-00855-8. Retrieved 4 February 2017. 
  3. ^ "10th Moscow International Film Festival (1977)". MIFF. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "11th Moscow International Film Festival (1979)". MIFF. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "12th Moscow International Film Festival (1981)". MIFF. Retrieved 21 January 2013. 
  6. ^ "Berlinale: 1993 Juries". berlinale.de. Retrieved 29 May 2011. 
  7. ^ Virginia Higginbotham (27 January 2014). Spanish Film Under Franco. University of Texas Press. p. 25. ISBN 978-0-292-76147-6. Retrieved 4 February 2017. 

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