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Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron calls for domestic workers pay

May 27, 2020 - 3:02 PM

'Roma' director Alfonso Cuaron backs calls to ensure thousands of domestic workers laid off during the pandemic to continue to be paid by their employers

'Roma' star's unlikely road from mountains of Mexico to Hollywood

Feb 21, 2019 - 5:32 PM

From preschool teacher to Oscar nominee, Mexican actress Yalitza Aparicio's story inspires

'Roma' casts spotlight on Latin America's domestic workers

Feb 20, 2019 - 4:47 PM

According to the International Labour Organization, there are 18 million domestic workers in Latin America, with 93% of them women

With 'Roma,' Alfonso Cuaron reinvents how he makes films

Feb 17, 2019 - 12:00 PM

The project is perhaps the most personal for Cuaron - a near-retelling of his childhood in Mexico City

Netflix's 'Roma' takes Bafta glory

Feb 11, 2019 - 7:23 AM

The success of 'Roma' dented expectations of a clean sweep by 'The Favourite'

OSCAR BUZZ TOO? Alfonso Cuaron's 'Roma' wins best film and best director at the Baftas. Screenshot from YouTube/Netflix

Alfonso Cuaron on path to Oscar victory after Directors Guild win

Feb 03, 2019 - 8:12 PM

Cuaron wins the top prize from the Directors Guild of America

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 02: 2018 DGA Feature Film Award winner for 'Roma' Alfonso Cuaron poses in the press room during the 71st Annual Directors Guild Of America Awards at The Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 02, 2019 in Hollywood, California. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images/AFP

Mexico celebrates as 'Roma' bags 10 Oscar nominations

Jan 23, 2019 - 4:31 PM

Director Alfonso Cuaron's intimate portrayal of his childhood in Mexico City puts a warm spotlight on his nanny, played by breakout star Yalitza Aparicio

Alfonso Cuaron's 'Roma' a top winner at the Critics' Choice Awards 2019

Jan 14, 2019 - 4:22 PM

The movie wins 4 awards, including Best Picture

Bradley Cooper, Alfonso Cuaron among Directors Guild nominees

Jan 09, 2019 - 12:16 PM

"These directors demonstrated an exceptional command of the medium, creating excellence for the screen," the Directors Guild Awards president said

'Roma' review: Towering achievement

Dec 20, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Director Alfonso Cuarón molds the movie perfectly to pay loving tribute to people in the fringes

Alfonso Cuaron's Oscar hopeful 'Roma' to be shown at Mexico presidential home

Dec 06, 2018 - 2:21 PM

'Roma' will be the first film screened there for the public , a move that dovetails with Cuaron's own bid to transform the filmmaking industry

Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron arrives for the 2018 LACMA Art+Film Gala at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in Los Angeles, California on November 3, 2018. (Photo by Chris Delmas / AFP)

Mexico's Alejandro Iñarritu: From radio DJ to Oscar winner

Feb 23, 2015 - 11:06 PM

The Birdman director is the second Mexican in a row to win Hollywood s top directing prize after Alfonso Cuaron won for space thriller Gravity

Photos courtesy of 20th Century Fox

WebHits: Gravity ending take two

Apr 07, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Here s an alternate ending to the Oscar winning film Gravity

Clooney directs A-listers to work for cheap in 'Monuments Men'

Feb 06, 2014 - 11:06 AM

George Clooney persuades some of his fellow A listers to take big pay cuts to appear in the The Monuments Men

'Gravity' and '12 Years A Slave' lead BAFTA race

Jan 08, 2014 - 9:05 PM

UPDATED Gravity received 11 nominations while the Oscar tipped 12 Years A Slave got 10 in this year s British Academy of Film and Television Arts BAFTA Awards

THE BRITISH OSCARS. The BAFTAs are happening on February 16 in London. Photo from the BAFTA Facebook page

'Gravity' director Cuaron: Oscar talk premature

Oct 17, 2013 - 11:12 AM

The truth is thinking dreaming about it no It is too early says acclaimed Mexican director

ANOTHER MILIEU. 'Gravity' continues Cuaron's film work beyond his native Mexico. Photo: Warner Bros.

'Gravity': Thrilling, riveting film experience

Oct 06, 2013 - 7:40 PM

Gravity is a film with a simple plot but director Alfonso Cuaron makes it a riveting heart pounding edge of your seat experience

FACE OF FEAR. Dr Ryan Stone (Sandra Bullock) in a scene from the movie "Gravity." Photo courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures

'Gravity': Massive nature vs the human spirit

Oct 04, 2013 - 9:18 PM

Disaster movie with essentially one character and film of breathtaking beauty that also leaves you breathless

BREATHTAKING. Bullock's character is lost in space. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures

'Gravity' draws stellar reviews, awards buzz

Oct 03, 2013 - 2:02 PM

Some critics have evoked Stanley Kubrick s 2001: A Space Odyssey in writing about the movie

CRITICS' PICK. Sandra Bullock in a scene from the movie "Gravity." Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures

George Clooney a role model for Sandra Bullock's son

Sep 10, 2013 - 6:06 PM

Actress finds actor director a good egg as he shares man time with Louis Bardo Bullock

'HE'S A DUDE.' Bullock says Clooney and her son share 'man time'