Juan Antonio Bardem
Date of Birth
Jul 02, 1922
Birth Place:
Madrid, Spain


Director and screen writer Juan Antonio Bardem and his partner Luis-Garcia Berlanga are credited with bringing international renown to Spanish cinema. Bardem first trained as an agricultural engineer and began working in the cinema section of the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture in 1946. He then enrolled in the Spanish Institute of Cinema Research and Experimentation, but never graduated as the...