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El Juego Del Ahorcado 'The Hanged Man' (2008)
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(ANUEL GOMEZ PEREIRA)
Born in Madrid in 1953, he studied Architecture and holds a degree in Communications. He started his professional career in television, moving to cinema as an assistant director until 1991, the year he made his first film, Salsa Rosa (Pink Sauce). He was a founding partner of the BocaBoca production company. All of his films have been box-office hits and have garnered important awards. Thanks to the modernity of his subjects and the elegance of his mise-enscène, his films have been released in many countries through companies as prestigious as Miramax, Fortissimo Films or Lucky Red. His filmography is rounded off with Yak 42, a segment of the collective movie Hay motivo (2004).
In 2005 he set his own production company, Lenon.
2005 REINAS (Queens)
2004 COSAS QUE HACEN QUE LA VIDA VALGA LA PENA Malaga Festival, Audience Award
2001 DESAFINADO (Off Key)
1999 ENTRE LAS PIERNAS (Between Your Legs)
Berlin Film Festival, In competition .
Puchon Fantastic Film Festival: Citizen's Choice Award: Manuel Gomez Pereira
1996 EL AMOR PERJUDICA SERIAMENTE LA SALUD (Love Can Seriously Damage Your
Hamptons Intl. Film Festival, Audience Award Most Popular Film
1995 BOCA A BOCA (Mouth to Mouth)
Goya Best Actor - Javier Bardem .
7 Goya Nominations: Best Film, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best Supporting Actor, Best Editing, Best Production Supervision, Best Sound .
1994 TODOS LOS HOMBRES SOIS IGUALES (All Men Are the Same)
Goya Best Original Screenplay .
Goya Best Actress - Cristina Marcos .
CEC Award (Film Writers Circle): Best Screenplay .
Peñíscola Comedy Film Festival: Best Film, Best Director
1993 ¿POR QUE LO LLAMAN AMOR CUANDO QUIEREN DECIR SEXO?
(Why Do They Call It Love When They Mean Sex)
Goya Best Supporting Actress: Rosa María Sardá .
Goya Nomination Best Score: Manolo Tena .
Bogota Film Festival: Golden Pre-columbian Circle .
Circle Nomination - Best Director
1991 SALSA ROSA
Goya Nomination Best New Director
Victòria PagèsMadre de Sandra
Boris RuizPadre de David
Àngels BassasMadre de David
ScreenplaySALVADOR GARCIA RUIZ & MANUEL GOMEZ PEREIRA
Based on the homonyn novel by IMMA TURBAU