Alfonso Cuarón became the first person to win a cinematography Oscar for a film that he also directed at the 91st Academy Awards. His latest movie, Roma, has received a lot of awards and recognition since its release, consequently we have compiled for you the best films directed by the Mexican filmmaker:
A Little Princess (1995)
Set during World War I, the movie focuses on a young girl who is relegated to a life of servitude in a New York Cityboarding school by the headmistress after receiving news that her father was killed in combat.
Great Expectations (1998)
The film is an abridged modernization of Dickens's 1861 novel, with the hero's name having also been changed from Pip to Finn, and the character Miss Havisham has been renamed Nora Dinsmoor.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
The story follows Harry Potter's third year at Hogwarts as he is informed that a prisoner named Sirius Black has escaped from Azkaban intending to kill him.
Children of Men (2006)
The film takes place in 2027, where two decades of human infertility have left society on the brink of collapse. Illegal immigrants seek sanctuary in the United Kingdom, where the last functioning government imposes oppressive immigration laws on refugees.
Gravity stars Sandra Bullock and George Clooney as American astronauts who are stranded in space after the mid-orbit destruction of their space shuttle, and their attempt to return to Earth.