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Julie Taymor

Directed by Julie Taymor, and written by Clancy Sigal (screenplay), "Frida" (also known as "Frida Kahlo") is a Biography/Drama film, released in the USA on October 17 of 2002 . Salma Hayek and Amelia Zapata are starring, alongside Alejandro Usigli, Diego Luna, Alfred Molina and Lucia Bravo.

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Who directed "Frida":

Frida was directed by Julie Taymor, an American director, writer, and producer.

Before making Frida, Julie Taymor had directed Titus, released in 1999. Since, she directed Across the Universe, released in 2007, The Tempest (2010).

When was "Frida" released:

Frida was first released in the United States on Thursday, October 17, 2002.. This was sixteen (16) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, February 13, 2003 in the United Kingdom; Saturday, September 07, 2002 in Canada; Sunday, March 16, 2003 in France; Thursday, March 06, 2003 in Germany; Thursday, August 29, 2002 in Italy; Friday, February 14, 2003 in Spain; Thursday, December 26, 2002 in Australia and on Saturday, August 02, 2003 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Frida":

At the casting of Frida we find Salma Hayek, previously seen in Hotel (2001) and Traffic (2000); Amelia Zapata (My Family (1995), Old Gringo (1989)); Alejandro Usigli [ more... ]

  • Antonio Banderas and Salma Hayek, Valeria Golino also worked together in Four Rooms, released in 1995.
  • Salma Hayek and Antonio Banderas also worked together in Once Upon a Time in Mexico, released in 2003.
  • Antonio Banderas and Alfred Molina also worked together in Justin and the Knights of Valour, released in 2013.
  • Antonio Banderas and Salma Hayek also worked together in Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over, released in 2003.

What is the Storyline of "Frida":

Frida begins with the traumatic accident Frida Kahlo (Salma Hayek) suffered at the age of 18 when a trolley bus collided with a motor bus she was riding. She is impaled by a metal pole and the injuries she sustained plague her for the rest of her life. To help her through convalescence, her father brings her a canvas upon which to start painting. Throughout the film, a scene starts as a painting, then slowly dissolves into a live-action scene with actors.

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