Armando Bo

Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1978


Argentine screenwriter, director and producer, in the world of film since an early age. He carries his grandfather\'s name (1914 - 1981) who was an actor, producer, director and screenwriter, while his father Victor (born in 1943) was an actor and a producer. Armando started working in film and in advertising as early as seventeen. In 2005 together with Patrizio Alvarez he founded Rebolucion, one of the largest Ibero American production companies for promotional films, and directed numerous commercials. In 2009 he was the co-writer of the film Biutiful, together with Alejandro González Iñárritu and Nicolás Giacobone, whom he also worked with on Birdman (2014). His directing debut was the film The Last Elvis (El último Elvis, 2012) which he co-wrote with Giacobone, winning a number of awards, at Sundance Film Festival in 2012 - Grand Jury Prize, San Sebastian International Film Festival - Horizons Award, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Argentina Award – best new actor, best camera, best music.


Films by this director

The Last Elvis

(El último Elvis, Argentina 2012.)

Directed by: Armando Bo

Carlos Gutierrez (Elvis) is a divorced singer. He has a young daughter Lisa Marie, whom he hardly ever sees. He has always lived pretending to be the reincarnation of Elvis Presley, denying his own self and reality. But now he is at the age when Elvis died, and his future appears empty. An unexpected situation will make Carlos have to take care of her daughter. This will enable him to find himself as a father, and enable Lisa to accept him as he is. But the destiny faces Carlos with a tough deci...

color, digital, 91 min
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