Juan Antonio Bardem

1922 - 2002

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Juan Antonio Bardem Muñoz (2 June 1922 – 30 October 2002) was a Spanish film director and screen writer, born in Madrid. He was a member of the Communist Party. Bardem was best known for Muerte de un ciclista (1955) which won the FIPRESCI Prize at the 1955 Cannes Film Festival, and El puente (1977) which won the Golden Prize at the 10th Moscow International Film Festival. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juan Antonio Bardem has received more than 136,679 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Juan Antonio Bardem is the 340th most popular film director, the 595th most popular biography from Spain (up from 610th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Spanish Film Director.

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Among film directors, Juan Antonio Bardem ranks 340 out of 1,580Before him are Fernando Meirelles, Adrian Lyne, Peter Bogdanovich, J. J. Abrams, Michael Anderson, and Satoshi Kon. After him are Delbert Mann, Lotte Reiniger, Gaspar Noé, Claude Sautet, Maya Deren, and Ermanno Olmi.

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Among people born in 1922, Juan Antonio Bardem ranks 117Before him are Serge Reggiani, Gershon Kingsley, Árpád Göncz, Jenny-Wanda Barkmann, Olga Ladyzhenskaya, and Jean-Pierre Rampal. After him are José Froilán González, Bernardin Gantin, Kevin Roche, Tadeusz Borowski, Michael Ventris, and John B. Goodenough. Among people deceased in 2002, Juan Antonio Bardem ranks 76Before him are César Milstein, Chico Xavier, Abba Eban, Choi Hong Hi, François Périer, and Marina Berti. After him are Cornelis Johannes van Houten, J. Lee Thompson, Dee Dee Ramone, Geraldine of Albania, Katy Jurado, and Roberto Matta.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Juan Antonio Bardem ranks 595 out of 2,595Before him are Ferdinand, Prince of Asturias (1571), Eleanor of Castile (1191), José Antonio Aguirre (1904), Luis de León (1527), Jorge Manrique (1440), and Luis of Spain, Count of Chinchón (1727). After him are Fermin (272), Silo of Asturias (720), Cristóbal de Morales (1600), Infanta María de la Paz of Spain (1862), Santillana (1952), and Quini (1949).


Among film directors born in Spain, Juan Antonio Bardem ranks 6Before him are Luis Buñuel (1900), Pedro Almodóvar (1949), Carlos Saura (1932), Jesús Franco (1930), and Bigas Luna (1946). After him are Víctor Erice (1940), Vicente Aranda (1926), Luis García Berlanga (1921), Segundo de Chomón (1871), José Luis Cuerda (1947), and Julio Medem (1958).