Alfonso Cuarón: 5 Movies You Forgot He Directed

2014 is the year of Alfonso Cuarón. 

The Mexican director just picked up two Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Editing for his acclaimed sci-fi thriller Gravity. Now, the renowned filmmaker is bringing his talent to the small screen, spearheading the new NBC series Believe, a sci-fi drama about a young girl with supernatural abilities. Catch the series on Sundays at 9 pm EST starting March 16. 

The Latino has been directing films for over 20 years, and now he's finally receiving the recognition he deserves. From Y Tu Mamá Tambien to Children of Men, here are five spectacular flicks you forgot the Mexicano had directed: 

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Cristina Arreola, Associate Editor

Originally from El Paso, Texas, Cristina Mari Arreola earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to New YorkNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or frantically reading a novel from her (extremely lengthy) reading list. . You can follow her on Twitter at @c_arreola

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