Birth Name: Luis Buñuel Portolés
Born: 22 February 1900 Died: 29 July 1983
Country of origin: Spain
Height: 5' 9"
Relationship Status: Married
Partner: Jeanne Rucar
The father of cinematic Surrealism and one of the most original directors in the history of the film medium, Luis Buñuel was given a strict Jesuit education (which sowed the seeds of his obsession with both religion and subversive behavior), and subsequently moved to Madrid to study at the university there, where his close friends included Salvador Dalí and Federico García Lorca.
After moving to Paris, Buñuel did a variety of film-related odd jobs in Paris, including working a
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