Julio Medem
Date of Birth
Oct 21, 1958

Biography

Though not among the most prolific of the 1990's Spanish directors, Julio Medem has become one of the most respected and is considered by many the voice of post-democracy, Basque cinema. Medem started out directing short films and made his feature length directorial debut with Vacas (Cows) (1992), a beautifully rendered but unpretentious portrait of the close rivalries between Basque families; the...