Octavio Getino

Director, Writer, Actor

Director, Writer, Actor


Born in Leon in Spain, Octavio Getino moved to Argentina in the early 1950s. Here, he co-founded, along with the director Fernando Solanos, the influential and radical film collective known as Cinema Liberacion, and worked with Solanos on the film 'The Hour of the Furnaces', which was largely shot underground and clandestinely. Following the ...
Birth date
1935-08-06
Death date
2012-10-01
Awards
2 wins.

Known For



Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterEl familiar1975
WriterDer Weg zum Tod des alten Reales
(Documentary)
1971
WriterThe Hour of the Furnaces
(Documentary)
1968
RoleTitleYear
ActorEl familiar1975
RoleTitleYear
ProducerArgentina, mayo de 1969: Los caminos de la liberación
(Documentary) (producer)
1969
RoleTitleYear
Sound departmentThe Hour of the Furnaces
(Documentary) (sound)
1968
RoleTitleYear
SelfLa revelación de nosotros mismos
(Documentary) Self
2008
SelfDonde comienza el camino
(Documentary) Interviewed
2005
SelfLa noche de las cámaras despiertas
(Documentary)
2002
SelfFilmoteca: Temas de Cine
(TV Series) Self - Guest (2008)
2000
SelfNew Cinema of Latin America
(TV Series documentary) Self - Cinema of the Humble (1983) ... Self
1983