Carlos Atanes

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Carlos Atanes (born November 8, 1971) is a Spanish film director, writer and playwright. He was born in Barcelona, and is a member of The Film-Makers' Cooperative, founded by Jonas Mekas, Shirley Clarke, Ken Jacobs, Andy Warhol, Jack Smith and others. His first finished feature-length movie ws FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions, which he released in 2004. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carlos Atanes has received more than 28,114 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Carlos Atanes is the 1,498th most popular film director, the 1,969th most popular biography from Spain and the 30th most popular Spanish Film Director.

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  • 17

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  • 5.33

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  • 1.61

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Among film directors, Carlos Atanes ranks 1,498 out of 1,580. Before him are Lesli Linka Glatter, Scott Silver, Jenji Kohan, John August, Dean DeBlois, and Karyn Kusama. After him are Samuel Bayer, Jeff Nichols, Ira Sachs, Byron Howard, Rituparno Ghosh, and Michelle MacLaren.

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Among people born in 1971, Carlos Atanes ranks 592Before him are Iván Rodríguez, Sibel Tüzün, Jamie Luner, Morgan Nicholls, Rachel Luttrell, and Marek Koźmiński. After him are Patrick Sensburg, Duncan Ferguson, Janet Evans, Sébastien Fournier, Ajith Kumar, and MF Doom.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Carlos Atanes ranks 1,969 out of 2,595. Before him are Vicente Guaita (1987), David Davis (1976), Joel Robles (1990), Raúl de Tomás (1994), Rodolfo Chikilicuatre (1970), and Susana Díaz (1974). After him are Felipe Miñambres (1965), Oriol Romeu (1991), Pablo Andújar (1986), José Luis Oltra (1969), Mikel Balenziaga (1988), and Estrella Morente (1980).


Among film directors born in Spain, Carlos Atanes ranks 30Before him are Jaume Balagueró (1968), Montxo Armendáriz (1949), David Trueba (1969), Fernando León de Aranoa (1968), Juan Carlos Fresnadillo (1967), and Pablo Berger (1963). After him are Amat Escalante (1979).