Luis Buñuel

Born: 22 February 1900, Calanda, Aragon
Died: 29 July 1983, Mexico City

Highlighted works

  • Viridiana

    Viridiana

    In Luis Buñuel’s controversial masterpiece, a novice nun gets more than she bargains for when she turns her dead uncle’s estate into a home for beggars.

  • EL

    EL

    A husband’s obsessive jealousy over his young wife leads to delirium, in one of the finest of the surrealist filmmaker Luis Buñuel’s Mexican films.

  • L' Âge d'or

    L' Âge d'or

    Banned for decades, Buñuel’s feature debut is a gleefully inventive, wickedly funny and still profoundly disturbing Surrealist assault on every social and moral convention imaginable.

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