Spain, 1945. Directed his first film in 1977, Ocaña,an Intermittent Portrait which was selected at the Cannes Film Festival. With twenty one feature films, nineteen produced by his own company Els Films de la Rambla, founded in 1985, he has become one of the best-known Catalan film directors.
His films are programmed in the best International festivals, particularly the Berlinale, where he has been officially selected for five consecutive years, and distributed around the world. (Source: Taormina Film Festival)