J.J. Bigas Luna
Date of Birth
Mar 19, 1946
Birth Place:
Barcelona, Spain


Whether making a social satire or a historical romance, Bigas Luna's films were united with a few common threads. More often than not they contain observations or commentary on the machismo of the Spanish male; they freely blur the lines between reality and the imaginary, and at their best comprise a heady blend of ugliness and beauty, eroticism and intellect, and touching moments slashed with...