Born in Argentina, Dario Grandinetti made his film debut in 1984 in Darse cuenta, directed by Alejandro Doria. His performances in the films of Eliseo Subiela have won him international recognition, particularly The Dark Side of the Heart, for which he won the best actor award at festivals in La Habana, Biarritz and Gramado. He has also worked on several films of Alberto Lecchi (El dedo en la llaga), Jaime Chavarri (Sus ojos se cerraron) and Pablo Agazzi (El dia que murio el silencio). For this last film he won the best actor award at the Cartagena Film festival. He is currently shooting Tiempos de tormenta in Spain, directed by Pedro Olea.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
Dario Grandinetti Facts
|Talk To Her|
|The Dark Side of the Heart|
|Francisco, El Padre Jorge|
|Viva Pedro: The Almodovar Collection|
|Don't Die Without Telling Me Where You Are Going|