Montxo Armendáriz
Date of Birth
Jan 27, 1949

Biography

One of Spain's hottest directors of the 1990s, Montxo Armendáriz directed the internationally acclaimed Secretos del Corazon, a subtle social drama of a young boy's quest for the truth about his mysterious family while visiting relatives in a deceptively peaceful small town. Before becoming a filmmaker, Armendáriz studied electronics in Pamplona. He started out making three short Basque films, and...