José Luis Garci

José Luis Garci

José Luis García Muñoz, known professionally as José Luis Garci, is a Spanish director, producer, critic, TV presenter, screenwriter and author. He earned worldwide acclaim and his country's first Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award for Begin the Beguine. Four of his films, including also Sesión continua, Asignatura aprobada and El abuelo, have been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, more than any other Spanish director.