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Luis Buñuel Portolés (Spaingie pronunciation: [ˈlwiz βuˈɲwel portoˈles]; 22 Februar 1900 – 29 Julie 1983) wis a Spaingie filmmakker wha wirked in Spain, Mexico an Fraunce.[2]

Luis Buñuel
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Luis Buñuel, 1968
BornLuis Buñuel Portolés
22 Februar 1900(1900-02-22)
Calanda, Teruel, Spain
Died29 Julie 1983(1983-07-29) (aged 83)
Mexico Ceety, Mexico
CitizenshipSpain (renounced in 1949)[1] Mexico[1]
Years active1929–1977
Hauf-marrae(s)Jeanne Rucar (1934–1983; his death)


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Buñuel's Mexico". Harvard Film Archive. Fine Arts Library of the Harvard College Library. Retrieved 10 January 2016.
  2. Kyrou, Ado. "Luis Buñuel". Encyclopædia Britannica. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. Retrieved 28 July 2012.