Birth Place Matching "Girona, Catalonia, Spain" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Xavier Cugat
Soundtrack | Two Weeks Notice
Born in Spain, Xavier Cugat's family moved to Havana, Cuba, when he was three. Always musically inclined, he packed up and moved to Los Angeles, where he worked as a cartoonist for the Los Angeles Times newspaper during the day and labored to put together a band at night. After a few years of ...
Art Department | Spellbound
Surrealist-turned-catholic painter Dalí worked on various movies as well. While a member of the French surrealist group, he co-wrote Un Chien Andalou (1929) and L'Age d'Or (1930) with Luis Buñuel. The latter may have marked the beginning of a long-lasting quarrel with the surrealists when Dalí did ...
Actor | Acacias 38
Born in Barcelona, Roger Berruezo speaks several languages like Spanish, English, Catalan and Italian. In 2008 he left the Massana School in Barcelona where he was studying graphic design to enter the crazy world of acting. He starts his career in 2009 playing one of the main roles in a musical in ...
12. Pau Masó
Actor | Aleksandr's Price
Pau Masó was born in Girona, Girona, Catalonia, Spain as Pau Masó Coromina. He is an actor, writer, director and producer. Known as a "self-made man", he is hard working, dedicated and persevering. To date, Pau has appeared in different productions, including Aleksandr's Price (2013) and The Art of...
Actor | Anunnaki The fallen of the sky
From 2000 to 2005 he lived in Russia, where he played (in Russian) a leading character in a prime-time television series, Dorogaya Masha Berezina [Dear Masha Berezina], produced by Sony Pictures. He is well-known to the public thanks to his leading roles in several Catalan Public Television (TV3) ...
22. Joaquim Jordà
Writer | Un cos al bosc
Joaquim Jordà was born on August 9, 1935 in Santa Coloma de Farners, Girona, Catalonia, Spain as Joaquim Jordà i Català. He was a writer and director, known for A Body in the Woods (1996), Monkeys Like Becky (1999) and De nens (2003). He died on June 23, 2006 in Barcelona, Catalonia.
27. Julio Coll
Writer | Distrito quinto
Julio Coll was born on April 7, 1919 in Campodrón, Girona, Catalonia, Spain as Julio Coll i Claramunt. He was a writer and director, known for Distrito quinto (1958), Afternoon of the Bulls (1956) and Ensayo general para la muerte (1963). He died on January 17, 1993 in Madrid, Spain.
28. Salvador Sunyer
Director | Bugarach
Salvador Sunyer Vidal studied Humanities at Pompeu Fabra University and graduated in the documentary specialty at ESCAC. In 2012 he joined the production company Nanouk Films (Barcelona) as a partner, executive producer and director. As of that moment, some of the films of Nanouk have been ...
32. Rafael Anglada
Actor | Lletres catalanes
Rafael Anglada was born on February 11, 1921 in Santa Coloma de Farners, Girona, Catalonia, Spain. He was an actor and writer, known for Lletres catalanes (1974), El xou de la família Pera (1984) and Puzzle (1986). He died on June 23, 1993 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia.
Actor | Makinavaja, el último choriso
Llàtzer Escarceller was born on September 30, 1914 in Ribes de Freser, Girona, Catalonia, Spain. He was an actor, known for Makinavaja, el último choriso (1992), Makinavaja (1995) and Olímpicament mort (1986). He died on October 26, 2010 in Barcelona, Catalonia.
36. Isaac Albéniz
Soundtrack | Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Isaac Manuel Francisco Albéniz y Pascualwas a Spanish virtuoso pianist, composer, and conductor. He is one of the foremost composers of the Post-Romantic era who also had a significant influence on his contemporaries and younger composers. He is best known for his piano works based on Spanish folk ...
Composer | Luces y sombras
Xavier Montsalvatge was born on March 11, 1912 in Girona, Girona, Catalonia, Spain as Xavier Montsalvatge i Bassols. He is known for his work on Lights and Shadows (1988), Dragón Rapide (1986) and Diego Corrientes (1959). He was married to Elena. He died on May 7, 2002 in Barcelona, ...
39. Nina Caussa
Art Department | Mientras duermes
Nina Caussa is a designer for film, television and theatre in the US and Spain. Originally from Barcelona, she started her career in Production Design for film collaborating with some of the most recognized young Spanish directors, including J.A. Bayona and Jaume Balagueró. After completing her ...
Self | La vieja memoria
Jaume Miravitlles was born on February 18, 1906 in Figueres, Girona, Catalonia, Spain as Jaume Miravitlles i Navarra. He was an actor and writer, known for The Old Memory (1978) and Un día de guerra en el Frente de Aragón (1936). He died on November 10, 1988 in Barcelona, Barcelona, ...