José Luis Garci
Date of Birth
Nov 20, 1944
Birth Place:
Madrid, Spain


Spanish filmmaker José Luis Garci earned worldwide acclaim and his country's first Best Foreign Language Film Oscar for Volver a Empezar/Return to the Beginning (1982). Garci had made his film debut in 1977 with Asignatura Pendiente/Failed Exam. Before that, Garci gained early experience in cinema by writing scripts for producers José M. González Sinde, José Luis Tafur, and José Esteban Alenda....