Javier Aguirre
Date of Birth
Jun 13, 1935


Spanish filmmaker Javier Aguirre's passion for cinema began in childhood when he would frequently skip school to sneak into the movies. Aguirre was 11 when he wrote his first screenplay, 13 when he began writing film reviews, and 15 when those reviews were first published. By age 16, Aguirre had dropped out of school to devote his time to making short films. In 1956, the still-young director...