Lucrecia Martel

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Birthday
14, 1966
Birthplace
Salta, Argentina
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
14, 1966 (age 52)
Birthplace
Salta, Argentina

About

Director who became one of the most acclaimed filmmakers on the international art house scene with features like La Cienaga (2001), La Mujer sin Cabeza (2008) and Zama (2017). The Headless Woman and her drama La Niña Santa (2004) were both nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival. 

Before Fame

She grew up in Salta, Argentina and studied art history at the National University of Salta. 

Trivia

She has served as a filmmaker-in-residence at the University of Cambridge. 

Family Life

She is the second of seven children. She began dating musician Julieta Laso in 2016.

Associated With

She directed Matheus Nachtergaele in the period drama Zama.