Enrique Cerezo

Enrique Cerezo
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Enrique Cerezon in 2009
29th president of Atlético de Madrid
Assumed office
28 May 2003
Preceded byJesús Gil y Gil
President of EGEDA
Assumed office
12 September 1998
President of Canal 8 Madrid
Assumed office
12 August 2007
Personal details
Born (1948-02-27) 27 February 1948 (age 70)
Madrid, Spain
Children3
Alma materUniversidad Politécnica de Madrid
OccupationFilm producer
AwardsMedalla de Oro al Mérito en las Bellas Artes
Websitewww.enriquecerezo.com

Enrique Cerezo Torres [enˈrike θeˈɾeθo] (born 27 February 1948), is a cinematographic producer and the current president of Atlético Madrid, a position he has held since 2002.

Cinematographic career

Cerezo began in cinema in 1967 as a camera assistant in the movie Un millón en la basura.[1] Three years later, he directed his first and only film, La sonrisa del sol: Almería.

As a cinema producer, he is the owner of Enrique Cerezo – Cinematographic Productions and has produced many films. His most famous films produced include El perro del hortelano, La buena estrella, Pídele cuentas al rey, Yoyes, Juana la Loca, La hora de los valientes and La vida de nadie.

In 2012 he was awarded at the X Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes 'Almería en corto' for the film La sonrisa del sol: Almería.[2][3]

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