Carlos Saura Atarés (born 4 January 1932) is a Spanish movie director, photographer and writer. Along with Luis Buñuel and Pedro Almodóvar, he is seen as Spain’s three most renowned filmmakers. He was born in Huesca, Spain.
He is known for directing in Los Golfos, La Caza, Peppermint Frappé, Honeycomb, Ana and the Wolves, La Prima Angélica, Cría Cuervos, Elisa, Vida Mía, Deprisa, Deprisa, Carmen, Tango and Goya in Bordeaux.
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- Carlos Saura on IMDb
- Official Webpage in Spanish
- Carlos Saura. Film. Biography and works. Spain in culture: official Website of Culture in Spain. Retrieved 26 January 2014.
- Paul Julian Smith: Cría cuervos...: The Past Is Not Past. DearCinema.com, 13 August 2007. Retrieved 26 January 2014.
- Linda M. Willem (2003). Carlos Saura: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers). University Press of Mississippi. ISBN 1-57806-494-5.