Articles about Alfonso Cuaron

Born on November 28, 1961, in Mexico City, Alfonso Cuaron is a Mexican film director, screenwriter, film editor, film producer, and cinematographer. He is also the first Mexican filmmaker to receive an Academy Award for Best Director. Having received over 10 Academy Award nominations, he won four of them, including Best Director for the 2013 film ‘Gravity,’ and the 2018 film ‘Roma.’ The other two Academy Awards came for Best Film Editing for ‘Gravity’ and Best Cinematography for ‘Roma.’ Cuaron is a philosophy graduate from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. He further studied filmmaking from Centro Universitario de Estudios Cinematograficos school within the same university, UNAM. He is the director of a 1991 sex comedy film ‘Solo con tu pareja.’ After working for several years and directing various films, Cuaron, in 2010, started to develop the film ‘Gravity.’ He joined producer David Heyman for this film and it was a huge success, bagging several awards, including seven Academy Awards, and a Golden Globe for Cuaron.

Cinema is my way of exploring insecurities: Chaitanya Tamhane

24 Apr 2021

Entertainment
Cinema is my way of exploring insecurities: Chaitanya Tamhane

Cinema is a way of exploring insecurities, finding nuances and contradictions, and transforming it into a living, breathing story, says filmmaker Chaitanya Tamhane who is making strides internationally with his second film The Disciple.

Chaitanya Tamhane's 'The Disciple' set to premiere on Netflix

28 Jan 2021

Entertainment
Chaitanya Tamhane's 'The Disciple' set to premiere on Netflix

Marathi-language musical drama, The Disciple, which has been directed by Chaitanya Tamhane, will soon be made available for streaming on Netflix.

Apple signs first-look film and TV deal with Martin Scorsese

12 Aug 2020

Entertainment
Apple signs first-look film and TV deal with Martin Scorsese

Apple has roped Martin Scorsese in!

Oscars 2019: Here are all the winners

25 Feb 2019

Entertainment
Oscars 2019: Here are all the winners

The 91st Oscars has started and it is without a doubt the biggest event in the awards season.

Your guide to Oscars 2019, all details you should know

24 Feb 2019

Entertainment
Your guide to Oscars 2019, all details you should know

The Oscars is the biggest event of the awards season.

Academy's decision to present cinematography award off-air faces severe criticism

13 Feb 2019

Entertainment
Academy's decision to present cinematography award off-air faces severe criticism

Oscars 2019 is going to take a break from tradition by not having any host, and by presenting four award categories during commercial breaks.

Oscars 2019: Five films to watch out for this year

22 Jan 2019

Entertainment
Oscars 2019: Five films to watch out for this year

The Oscars will unveil their complete list of nominations today, January 22, 2019.

Brad Pitt and Charlize Theron are dating each other

21 Jan 2019

Entertainment
Brad Pitt and Charlize Theron are dating each other

Hollywood might have a new golden couple to root for as reports suggest that Brad Pitt is now dating Charlize Theron.

Golden Globe Award nominees: Here's the complete list

06 Jan 2019

Entertainment
Golden Globe Award nominees: Here's the complete list

The 76th Golden Globe Awards are almost upon us and viewers in India can tune in tomorrow, January 7, 2019, at 6:30 am IST to watch the ceremony.

Oscars 2019: 9 category shortlists announced, India's entry misses out

19 Dec 2018

Entertainment
Oscars 2019: 9 category shortlists announced, India's entry misses out

As the year draws to a close, the award season begins.

Oscar Buzz: Could 'Black Panther' win Best Picture?

16 Nov 2018

Entertainment
Oscar Buzz: Could 'Black Panther' win Best Picture?

'Black Panther' was Marvel's most significant movie in 2018, despite 'Avengers: Infinity War' drawing more crowd.

New 'Mowgli' Netflix movie gets theatrical release date and trailer

08 Nov 2018

Entertainment
New 'Mowgli' Netflix movie gets theatrical release date and trailer

Jungle Book fans rejoice! Author Rudyard Kipling's character, who became a favorite, Mowgli is returning to the screens.