The Famous Faces Of Madrid

Madrid has been recently rated # 6 by Expedia, according to a survey by the tourist destinations of celebrity. However, beyond Madrid there are fewer stars studded in its present. This is a summary of some of the most well known residents of Madrid: Luis Bunuel a Spanish filmmaker best known for eye popping reflections Un Chien Andalou and the iconic sadistic drama Belle de Jour, Brunuel met his friend and long time collaborator, Salvador Dali, while studying at the Universidad Politecnica de Madrid (now known as Complutense University of Madrid). He also spent some time with the Spanish poet Lorca. In addition to Dali Un Chien Andalou and collaborated in productions Brunuel other surrealists such as L Age d or. Brunuel went on to run numerous masterpieces of cinema as Tristana, Cet Obscur du Desir and the Fantome de la Liberte object. Ernest Hemingway winner of the Nobel Prize, Cuba Libre drinking, Godfather of the culture of cafes, Ernest Hemingway lived in the hotel Florida in Madrid for many years. Are born in the United States in 1889 Hemingway resided in the city during the late 1920s? s and 30? s while working in The Sun Also Rises.

Hemingway also wrote a considerable amount of her most famous novel by whom tolls, while in Madrid. Numerous excursions run all the city pointing out favorite places of Hemingway. Pedro Almodovar Pedro Almodovar is a kind of flavor of the month at the moment, with your Penelope Cruz getting collaborations, both articles and critical acclaim. 17 Years, Almodovar fled the small village was born in and headed for Madrid. Madrid has the perfect for experimental film by Almodovar backdrop, as the director himself said: this city has always provided me with the perfect fauna (insolent and ideal) for all and each one of my movies.

Almodovar has received global acclaim for movies such as All about my mother, and again, the last of which won the award for best screenplay at the Festival de Cannes 2006. Lived in Gran Via Madrid. Penelope Cruz franco and Muse of Almodovar; Toms Cruise Cruz believes that Madrid is your home. After a childhood in working-class in the Madrid town of Alcobendas Cruz has gone to become an A-lista Hollywood star has joined numerous times Almodovar, as well as she starred opposite Johnny Depp in Blow and Tom Cruise on Vanilla Sky. Cruz, however, has not forgotten their Spanish roots, clothing for brand design Spanish Mango and continues to divide his time between Spain and the USA.