3 February 1959|
Buenos Aires, Argentina
28 June 2006 47) (aged|
São Paulo, Brazil
He started to make films early in his life, while still a high school student in the Colegio Nacional de Buenos Aires, after graduation he started studying psychology, a career he shortly followed and dropped out in favor to enroll in the Centro de Experimentacion y Realizacion Cinematografica (CERC, actually ENERC, INCAA's film school), to later graduate from said institution in 1983 with a short film called La Espera, based on a story by Jorge Luis Borges.
He directed his first film, Nine Queens (original title Nueve Reinas) in 2000, and the second one, El Aura, in 2005, which he was going to present in Edinburgh, at the International Film Festival a month later. Both films starred Ricardo Darín in the lead role.
- In both of his films (El Aura and Nueve Reinas) various characters mention "El Turco", a powerful underworld figure who is never shown on screen.
- Criminal (2004) by Gregory Jacobs is a remake of his film Nine Queens.
- Fabián Bielinsky at the Internet Movie Database
- BBC Movies. 8 July 2002. Interview.
- Clarín. 29 June 2006. Murió Fabián Bielinsky, director de "El Aura" y "Nueve Reinas".
- Página/12. 29 June 2006. El adiós a un talento de alto vuelo