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Gael Garcia Bernal

Gael Garcia Bernal

Mexican actor
November 30, 1978 (44 years old)
U.S. 2023. Biography by Roger Ross Williams with Perla De la Rosa, Gael Garcia Bernal, Bad Bunny. In Juarez, Saul Armendariz became world famous with his character Cassandro, a flamboyant gay wrestler.
Runtime: 107 min.
U.S. 2023. Thriller by Niki Caro with Jennifer Lopez, Omari Hardwick, Lucy Paez. A mercenary resurfaces to protect her daughter, whom she had to abandon at birth 12 years earlier, from her former associates who want her dead.
Runtime: 115 min.
U.S. 2021. Thriller by M. Night Shyamalan with Gael Garcia Bernal, Vicky Krieps, Rufus Sewell. Four members of the same family are held prisoner on an isolated beach, where their aging is accelerating at a rate of two years per hour.
Runtime: 109 min.
Fr. 2020. Mores drama by Olivier Assayas with Penélope Cruz, Edgar Ramirez, Gael Garcia Bernal. In the early 1990s, a Cuban airplane pilot leaves his wife and child to go to the United States to join a secret network that infiltrates anti-Castro activist groups.
Runtime: 127 min.
Fr. 2019. Comedy by Elia Suleiman with Elia Suleiman, Ali Suliman, Gael Garcia Bernal. A Palestinian filmmaker compares the virtues of Paris and New York, where he tries to sell his new film project to producers.
Runtime: 97 min.
Chil. 2019. Drama by Pablo Larrain with Mariana Di Girolamo, Gael Garcia Bernal, Santiago Cabrera. A dancer sets out to put her family back together after she and her choreographer husband return the troubled child they adopted to social services.
Runtime: 102 min.
U.S. 2018. Drama by Sara Colangelo with Maggie Gyllenhaal, Parker Sevak, Gael Garcia Bernal. A daycare worker's mission to encourage the creativity of a five-year-old boy who writes poignant poems turns into an obsession.
Runtime: 96 min.
Mex. 2018. Mores drama by Alonso Ruizpalacios with Gael Garcia Bernal, Leonardo Ortizgris, Alfredo Castro. In 1985, a whimsical student and his shy childhood friend steal more than 140 Mayan artifacts from the National Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City, with the intention of selling them.
Runtime: 128 min.
U.S. 2017. Animation by Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina. A kid mad about music, but from a family that forbids it, searches in the realm of the dead for his grandfather, a famous guitarist who disappeared in the middle of the last century.
Runtime: 105 min.
Mex. 2016. Thriller by Jonas Cuaron with Gael Garcia Bernal, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Alondra Hidalgo. While attempting to cross the U.S. border illegally, a group of Mexicans are stalked by a xenophobic hunter and his ferocious tracking dog.
Runtime: 88 min.
Fr. 2016. Thriller by Werner Herzog with Veronica Ferres, Michael Shannon, Lawrence Krauss. In South America, a UN emissary is kidnapped by the director of a company, who makes her undergo a strange experiment.
Runtime: 97 min.
Chil. 2016. Dramatic comedy by Pablo Larrain with Gael Garcia Bernal, Luis Gnecco, Mercedes Moran. Accused of treason by the Chilean regime, communist senator and poet Pablo Neruda has fun planting clues for the police inspector who is chasing him.
Runtime: 108 min.
Can. 2015. Fantasy comedy by Pedro Morelli with Alison Pill, Gael Garcia Bernal, Mariana Ximenes. A cartoonist with a complex about her breasts tells the story of a director who is unable to finish his film about a supermodel turned writer since losing his penis.
Runtime: 97 min.
U.S. 2014. Drama by Jon Stewart with Gael Garcia Bernal, Kim Bodnia, Dimitri Leonidas. In the aftermath of the 2009 elections in Iran, the journalist Maziar Bahari was thrown into prison and then tortured by the authorities, who suspected him of espionage.
Runtime: 103 min.


V.O.: El Ardor
Arg. 2014. Drama by Pablo Fendrik with Gael Garcia Bernal, Alice Braga, Claudio Tolcachir. In Argentina, emerging from the rainforest, a mysterious stranger takes the defense of a poor farmer and his daughter that mercenaries want to force to sell their land.
Runtime: 101 min.
U.S. 2012. Comedy by Matt Piedmont with Will Ferrell, Pedro Armendariz Jr., Diego Luna. A Mexican bon vivant stands up to his brother, a shady businessman, as well as to a drug dealer who is after the family's debt-ridden ranch.
Runtime: 84 min.
Chil. 2012. History by Pablo Larrain with Gael Garcia Bernal, Alfredo Castro, Antonia Zegers. In Chile of 1988, a publicist became the mastermind behind the ""No"" campaign to remove dictator Augusto Pinochet from power.
Runtime: 118 min.
U.S. 2011. by Julia Loktev with Gael Garcia Bernal.
U.S. 2010. Sentimental comedy by Gary Winick with Amanda Seyfried, Vanessa Redgrave, Christopher Egan. In Italy, an old English woman accompanied by her grandson and a young American woman in the search for her first love.
Runtime: 105 min.

Even the Rain

V.O.: Tambien la Lluvia
Esp. 2010. Social drama by Iciar Bollain with Gael Garcia Bernal, Luis Tosar, Juan Carlos Aduviri. In Bolivia, the shooting of a film about the discovery of the New World by Christopher Columbus is jeopardized by a popular revolt against the privatization of water.
Runtime: 104 min.
Runtime: 105 min.
U.S. 2010. Sentimental comedy by Nicole Kassell with Kate Hudson, Gael Garcia Bernal, Lucy Punch. A young advertising executive from New Orleans falls in love with the doctor who is treating her for terminal cancer.
Runtime: 106 min.
U.S. 2009. Crime drama by Jim Jarmusch with Isaach de Bankolé, Paz de la Huerta, Tilda Swinton. In Spain, a lonely individual meets various people who provide him with clues that will lead him to the place where he must fulfill a mysterious mission.
Runtime: 115 min.
Fr. 2008. by Jane Campion, Gael Garcia Bernal, Jan Kounen, Mira Nair, Gaspar Noé, Abderrahmane Sissako, Gus Van Sant, Wim Wenders. 8 filmmakers share in as many short stories their concerns about progress, setbacks and challenges facing our planet.
Can. 2008. Fantasy by Fernando Meirelles with Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Alice Braga. The wife of an ophthalmologist is mysteriously spared from an epidemic of blindness that strikes the entire population of a large city.
Runtime: 121 min.
Mex. 2008. Dramatic comedy by Carlos Cuaron with Gael Garcia Bernal, Diego Luna, Guillermo Francella. Two poor half-brothers, skilled soccer players, become big stars in Mexico City but then experience bitter setbacks.
Runtime: 103 min.
Fr. 2006. Fantasy comedy by Michel Gondry with Gael Garcia Bernal, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Alain Chabat. A young French-Mexican illustrator who tends to confuse dreams and reality tries to seduce his new neighbor.
Runtime: 105 min.
U.S. 2006. Drama by Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu with Brad Pitt, Rinko Kikuchi, Adriana Barraza. The chain reaction started by a gunshot affects the destinies of people all over the world.
Runtime: 142 min.
U.S. 2005. Mores drama by James Marsh with Gael Garcia Bernal, William Hurt, Paul Dano. In Texas, a young soldier of Mexican descent tries in vain to get to know his biological father who is a charismatic preacher.
Runtime: 105 min.

The Motorcycle Diaries

V.O.: Diarios de motocicleta
Arg. 2004. Chronicle by Walter Salles with Gael Garcia Bernal, Rodrigo De La Serna, Mia Maestro. In 1952, two young Argentinians set off on a motorcycle for a long journey across South America.
Runtime: 126 min.

Bad Education

V.O.: La Mala Educacion
Esp. 2004. Mores drama by Pedro Almodovar with Gael Garcia Bernal, Fele Martinez, Daniel Gimenez Cacho. A tormented actor proposes to a childhood friend turned filmmaker to make a film inspired by their own lives.
Runtime: 105 min.
G.-B. 2003. Sentimental drama by Matthew Parkhill with Gael Garcia Bernal, Natalia Verbeke, Tom Hardy. On the eve of marrying a wealthy Londoner, a young waitress falls in love with an aspiring filmmaker.
Runtime: 92 min.
U.S. 2002. Biography by David Attwood with Victor Huggo Martin, Gael Garcia Bernal, Patricia Velasquez. The eventful life of Cuban revolutionary and statesman Fidel Castro.
Runtime: 206 min.

Le Crime du père Amaro

V.O.: El Crimen del padre Amaro
Mex. 2002. Mores drama by Carlos Carrera with Gael Garcia Bernal, Ana Claudia Talancon, Sancho Gracia. A young priest newly arrived in a rural Mexican parish begins a secret affair with a teenage girl.
U.S. 2002. Sentimental comedy by Jon Sherman with Monica Potter, David Boreanaz, Gael Garcia Bernal. A young single woman challenges herself to find her future husband among the five strangers with whom she will go on dates.
Runtime: 90 min.

And Your Mother Too

V.O.: Y Tu Mama Tambien
Mex. 2001. Dramatic comedy by Alfonso Cuaron with Maribel Verdu, Gael Garcia Bernal, Diego Luna. Two horny teenagers and a 28-year-old Spanish woman, whose husband cheated on her, drive to a beautiful beach.
Runtime: 106 min.

Love's a bitch

V.O.: Amores Perros
Mex. 2000. Mores drama by Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu with Emilio Echevarria, Gael Garcia Bernal, Goya Toledo. Three stories set in Mexico City highlight the tragic fates of various characters.
Runtime: 153 min.

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