Alfonso Cuaron Archives

Alfonso Cuaron and Roma Win At The Oscars 

Alfonso Cuaron won three Academy Awards and in some of the most outstanding categories.  For the third time, he has won in the Best Director Category.  His film, Roma, won in the Best Cinematography and Best Foreign Film categories.  It gave Mexico its first win for foreign film and became only the third Latin-American country […]

Roma Gets Ten Oscar Nominations

Roma has been nominated for and has won most of the major awards this season and it looks like with the Academy Awards it could do the same. The Alfonso Cuaron’s film received ten Oscar nominations, including “Best Picture,” “Cinematography,” and “Directing”. Yalitza Aparicio is also nominated for “Actress in a Leading Role”, as a […]

Alfonso Cuaron and Roma Win Big at Critics Choice

More wins for Alfonso Cuaron! His drama ‘Roma’ from Netflix led all winners at the Critics’ Choice Awards on Sunday, taking four total wins including Best Picture. The Mexican director was busy onstage after taking home the prize in several categories. The Mexican filmmaker won Best Director, Best Cinematography and Best Foreign Film trophies. The […]

Netflix Removes Spanish Subtitles For Roma in Spain

‘Roma’ got its subtitles removed in Spain. The film features a mixture of Spanish and Mixtec – a local dialect from southern Mexico – and it was released in Spain with subtitles in, well, Spanish. Castilian Spanish, that is. Alfonso Cuaron’s highly acclaimed black-and-white movie ‘Roma’ entered the Oscar race this Tuesday, putting it in […]

Alfonso Cuaron Wins Big at Golden Globes

Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma” won the best foreign language film and best director honors at the Golden Globes. Cuaron based the film on a nanny who raised him in the 1970s in Mexico and he said during his acceptance speech on Sunday night that he was in awe of the film’s two lead actresses, Marina de […]