Mario Camus

1935 - 2021

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Mario Camus García (20 April 1935 – 18 September 2021) was a Spanish film director and screenwriter. He won the Golden Bear at the 33rd Berlin International Film Festival with La colmena. His 1987 film The House of Bernarda Alba was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival and in the main competition at the 15th Moscow International Film Festival. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mario Camus has received more than 58,482 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 21 in 2019). Mario Camus is the 977th most popular film director (down from 391st in 2019), the 1,425th most popular biography from Spain (down from 683rd in 2019) and the 17th most popular Spanish Film Director.

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Page views of Mario Camuses by language

Over the past year Mario Camus has had the most page views in the with 36,103 views, followed by English (5,071), and French (2,525). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Egyptian Arabic (106.76%), Basque (71.76%), and Hungarian (63.84%)


Among film directors, Mario Camus ranks 977 out of 2,041Before him are Vatroslav Mimica, Nanni Loy, Fyodor Khitruk, Michel Boisrond, Gary Ross, and Ramanand Sagar. After him are Gregg Toland, Hamilton Luske, Christopher McQuarrie, Louis Daquin, Kurt Maetzig, and Harry Beaumont.

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Among people born in 1935, Mario Camus ranks 320Before him are Doug McClure, Peter de Klerk, Milorad Milutinović, Lewis Arquette, Sandra Harding, and Horacio Troche. After him are Jean Tiberi, Paul H. O'Neill, Luigi Radice, Józef Szmidt, Fred Bongusto, and Sadiq al-Mahdi. Among people deceased in 2021, Mario Camus ranks 356Before him are Vladimir Korenev, Gustavo Peña, Luis de Pablo, Carlyle Glean, Milan Bandić, and Tamara Rylova. After him are Tatyana Tolstaya, Ursula Happe, Abdelhamid Brahimi, David Bailie, Revaz Gabriadze, and Sergei Solovyov.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Mario Camus ranks 1,425 out of 3,355Before him are Juan Ruiz de Apodaca, 1st Count of Venadito (1754), Javier Cercas (1962), Antonia San Juan (1961), Eugenio Montero Ríos (1832), Juan de Homedes (1477), and José Luis Panizo (1922). After him are José Fernando de Abascal y Sousa (1743), Germà Colón (1928), Guillermo Amor (1967), Ramón de la Fuente Leal (1907), Manuel González García (1877), and Imanol Alguacil (1971).


Among film directors born in Spain, Mario Camus ranks 17Before him are Segundo de Chomón (1871), Fernando Trueba (1955), Isabel Coixet (1960), Julio Medem (1958), J. A. Bayona (1975), and Álex de la Iglesia (1965). After him are Rafael Azcona (1926), José Luis Garci (1944), Agustí Villaronga (1953), Luis Alcoriza (1918), Jaume Collet-Serra (1974), and Pilar Miró (1940).