|Directed by||Alejandro González Iñárritu|
|Produced by||Alejandro González Iñárritu,
Guillermo del Toro,
|Written by||Alejandro González Iñárritu,
|Music by||Gustavo Santaolalla|
|Editing by||Stephen Mirrione|
|Studio||Cha Cha Cha Films,
|Distributed by||Focus Features (USA),
Kino Swiat (Poland),
Biutiful is the title of an upcoming Spanish drama film directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu and starring Javier Bardem. It is Iñárritu's first directorial feature since Babel and his first film in his native Spanish since his debut feature Amores perros.
The film follows the story of a man involved in illegal activity who is confronted by an old childhood friend, who is now a police officer.
The film is one of five productions in a $100 million deal between Gonzalez Inarritu, Alfonso Cuaron, Guillermo del Toro, as well as the film companies Cha Cha Cha, Universal Pictures, and Focus Features International.
Javier Bardem suffered a herniated disc on the set on February 12, 2009.