Leopoldo Torre Nilsson

May 5, 1924


Filmmaker Leopoldo Torre Nilsson's work from 1957 through 1962 has had a great impact on modern Argentine filmmakers. The son of director Leopoldo Torre Rios, he spent his childhood surrounded by classic Argentine cinema of the '30s. In the '40s, he began working on his father's films, and in the '50s went to Europe to study art cinema. His upbringing… More


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