Margot Benacerraf Net Worth

Margot Benacerraf Net Worth is
$15 Million

Margot Benacerraf Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Margot Benacerraf (born August 14, 1926 in Caracas) is a Venezuelan director of Moroccan Jewish descent. Benacerraf studied at IDHEC (Institut des hautes études cinématographiques) in Paris. Her two most well-known films are the documentaries Reverón and Araya. Reverón illustrates the life of the well-known Venezuelan painter Armando Reverón. Araya portrays the day-to-day work of the workers of the salt mines of Araya, a city in the east of Venezuela. The film was entered into the 1959 Cannes Film Festival, where it shared the Cannes International Critics Prize with Alain Resnais's Hiroshima mon amour. Benacerraf founded the Nacional Film library in 1966 and was its director for three years consecutively. She was a member of the Board of directors of Ateneo de Caracas, and in 1991, with the help of the writer and patron of the Latin American cinema Gabriel García Márquez, created Latin Fundavisual, the foundation in charge of promoting Latin American audio-visual art in Venezuela. She has received several decorations among them National Prize of Cinema (1995), the Order Andrés Bello (in two occasions), the Order Simón Bolivar, Order of the Italian Government, Bernardo O’Higgins Order of the Government of Chile, amongst others. In February 1987, Ateneo de Caracas inaugurated a Room of Cinema in her name.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthAugust 14, 1926
Place Of BirthCaracas, Venezuela
ProfessionDirector, Writer
EducationInstitut des hautes études cinématographiques
MoviesAraya, Reverón
Star SignLeo


Reverón1952Documentary short


Araya1959Documentary writer
Reverón1952Documentary short


Madame Cinéma2015DocumentaryHerself
Reveron2008TV Movie documentaryHerself
Ópera feminea (Mujeres cineastas latinoamericanas): Margot Benacerraf2005ShortHerself

Nominated Awards

1959Palme d'OrCannes Film FestivalAraya (1959)

Known for movies

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