I enjoy film, especially Foreign. In college, I focused on French & Portuguese cinemas.
But I do love Disney and dark comedies.
Pedro Almodovar, Alfonso Cuaron, Jean-Luc Godard, Alexander Payne, Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Mike Nichols, Woody Allen and Mike Leigh are my favorite directors.
My favorite performers include: Bette Midler, Meryl Streep, Jeremy Renner, Colin Firth, Cate Blanchett, Emma Thompson, Daniel Day Lewis, Imelda Staunton, Ryan Gosling, Helena Bonham Carter, Julie Walters, Penelope Cruz, Michael Fassbender, Sandra Bullock, Carmen Maura, Tilda Swinton, Denzel Washington, Catherine Deneuve, Sean Penn, Adriana Barraza, Julianne Moore, Jacki Weaver, Fernanda Montenegro, Kathy Bates, Glenn Close, Bradley Cooper, Maggie Smith and Helen Mirren..
I'm a UC Berkeley graduate, and a polyglot. Feel free to ask me anything.