Alfonso Cuarón

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Alfonso Cuarón Orozco (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈfonso kwaˈɾon]; born 28 November 1961) is an Academy Award-winning Mexican movie director, screenwriter, producer and editor. He is best known for his movies A Little Princess (1995), Y Tu Mamá También (2001), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004), Children of Men (2006), and Gravity (2013) which earned him an Academy Award and Golden Globe Award.

He is also close friends with fellow Mexican filmmakers Guillermo del Toro and Alejandro G. Iñárritu, collectively known as "The Three Amigos of Cinema".[1]

Alfonso Cuarón was born in Mexico City. He has been married twice. He is now in a relationship with Sheherazade Goldsmith.[2]

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  1. Thompson, Anne (September 24, 2006). "Three amigos change face of Mexican film". 
  2. "Alfonso Cuarón biography". The Biography Channel. Retrieved 1 March 2014. 

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