César Fernández Ardavín

César Fernández Ardavin ( born July 22, 1923 in Madrid; † 7 September 2012 in Boadilla del Monte, Community of Madrid) was a Spanish film director and screenwriter.

César Fernández turned over 40 films 1952-1979. He experienced his greatest success when he won the Golden Bear at the Berlinale 1960 The rogue of Salamanca (El Lazarillo de Tormes ). His film was able to prevail against surprising films like Breathless by Jean -Luc Godard and Inherit the Wind by Stanley Kramer.

Filmography (selection)