Fernando Solanas

1936 - 2020

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Fernando Ezequiel "Pino" Solanas (16 February 1936 – 6 November 2020) was an Argentine film director, screenwriter, and politician. His films include; La hora de los hornos (The Hour of the Furnaces) (1968), Tangos: el exilio de Gardel (1985), Sur (1988), El viaje (1992), La nube (1998) and Memoria del saqueo (2004), among many others. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando Solanas has received more than 109,732 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Fernando Solanas is the 608th most popular film director (up from 634th in 2019), the 200th most popular biography from Argentina (up from 221st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Argentinean Film Director.

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Among film directors, Fernando Solanas ranks 608 out of 1,580Before him are Andrew Niccol, Jean-Jacques Beineix, Richard Linklater, Werner Schroeter, Paul Greengrass, and Nuri Bilge Ceylan. After him are Amos Gitai, Peter Hyams, Yakov Protazanov, Edmund Goulding, Stan Winston, and Burt Kennedy.

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Among people born in 1936, Fernando Solanas ranks 225Before him are Boniface Alexandre, Karl Lehmann, Keir Dullea, Zdeněk Svěrák, Giora Feidman, and Binyamin Ben-Eliezer. After him are Antonin Scalia, Edvard Radzinsky, Aribert Reimann, Kazuo Koike, Fang Lizhi, and Robert W. Floyd. Among people deceased in 2020, Fernando Solanas ranks 312Before him are Ken Robinson, Adrianus Johannes Simonis, Jahn Teigen, Michael Robinson, Tom Belsø, and Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov. After him are Lyle Mays, Tonie Marshall, Wes Unseld, Edmond Baraffe, Tatyana Prorochenko, and John Baldessari.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Fernando Solanas ranks 200 out of 900Before him are Mario Aurelio Poli (1947), Pedro Pablo Ramírez (1884), Roberto Perfumo (1942), José Sanfilippo (1935), Giora Feidman (1936), and Alejandro de Tomaso (1928). After him are Vicente López y Planes (1785), José Luis Brown (1956), Juan d'Arienzo (1900), Juan Carlos Lorenzo (1922), Roque Sáenz Peña (1851), and Carmelo Simeone (1934).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In Argentina

Among film directors born in Argentina, Fernando Solanas ranks 3Before him are Gaspar Noé (1963) and Héctor Babenco (1946). After him are Luis Puenzo (1946), Fernando Birri (1925), Juan José Campanella (1959), Leopoldo Torre Nilsson (1924), Lucrecia Martel (1966), Andy Muschietti (1973), Sebastián Lelio (1974), Damián Szifron (1975), and Pablo Trapero (1971).

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