“To make a film is easy; to make a good film is war. To make a very good film is a miracle.”

— Alejandro González Iñárritu, Mexican, director, filmmaker, film, cinema, screenwriter, film producer. He won the Academy Award for Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Picture for Birdman (2014). The following year, he won the Academy Award for Best Director for The Revenant (2015).