João César Monteiro

1939 - 2003

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João César Monteiro Santos (February 2, 1939 in Figueira da Foz – February 3, 2003 in Lisbon), was a Portuguese film director, actor, writer and film critic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of João César Monteiro has received more than 38,276 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. João César Monteiro is the 583rd most popular film director, the 214th most popular biography from Portugal and the 2nd most popular Portuguese Film Director.

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Among film directors, João César Monteiro ranks 583 out of 1,580Before him are John Madden, Giovanni Pastrone, Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Robert Z. Leonard, Martin Brest, and Joe Johnston. After him are Fatih Akin, Ryan Murphy, Otakar Vávra, Boris Barnet, Charles Vidor, and David O. Russell.

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Among people born in 1939, João César Monteiro ranks 210Before him are Viorica Viscopoleanu, Angelo Sormani, Brian Mulroney, Susannah York, Giorgio Gaber, and Sandro Salvadore. After him are Rosanna Schiaffino, Michael Gazzaniga, Germaine Greer, Marek Janowski, James Galway, and Fahrudin Jusufi. Among people deceased in 2003, João César Monteiro ranks 136Before him are Guido Crepax, Jacques Deray, Hume Cronyn, Robert Brown, Giorgio Gaber, and Hal Clement. After him are Oleg Grigoryevich Makarov, Isao Iwabuchi, Eugenio Monti, Alejandro de Tomaso, Jorge Oteiza, and Jean Yanne.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, João César Monteiro ranks 214 out of 479Before him are Pauleta (1973), Paulo Sousa (1970), André Villas-Boas (1977), Damião de Góis (1502), Miguel Torga (1907), and Maria de Medeiros (1965). After him are Bento de Góis (1562), Estêvão Gomes (1484), João de Loureiro (1717), Sérgio Conceição (1974), Francisco de Sá de Miranda (1491), and Guilhermina Suggia (1885).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In Portugal

Among film directors born in Portugal, João César Monteiro ranks 2Before him are Manoel de Oliveira (1908). After him are Eduardo Serra (1943), Pedro Costa (1958), and Miguel Gomes (1972).