|Occupation Film director|
Name Felipe Cazals
|Role Film director|
|Born 28 July 1937 (1937-07-28) Mexico|
Spouse Rosa Eugenia Baez de Cazals
Awards Ariel Award - Golden Ariel
Movies Chicogrande, Canoa, Ciudadano Buelna, The Heist, Las Poquianchis
Similar People Damian Alcazar, Maria Rojo, Ana Ofelia Murguia, Jose Carlos Ruiz, Salvador Sanchez
Alfonso Cuarón entrevista a Felipe Cazals a propósito de Canoa (1976)
TAP, Especial Directores - Felipe Cazals (21/11/2015)
Felipe Cazals (born 28 July 1937) is a Mexican film director, screenwriter and producer. His parents were from France but he is registered as born in Mexico, D.F. His wife is Rosa Eugenia Báez de Cazals.
- Alfonso Cuarn entrevista a Felipe Cazals a propsito de Canoa 1976
- TAP Especial Directores Felipe Cazals 21112015
Together with Arturo Ripstein, Cazals is considered in Mexico one of the most representative film directors of his generation. With his films Las Inocentes (1986), Las Poquianchis (1976), El Apando (1976) and Canoa (1976), he is considered to be one of the most creative and bitter-critic filmmaker in the history of Latin American movies. Canoa was entered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear - Special Jury Prize. His 1973 film Aquellos años was entered into the 8th Moscow International Film Festival where it won a Special Prize.