Juan Pablo Rebella

 

 

Age: 32

 

Summary: Uruguayan film director and screenwriter whose second feature film Whisky was a surprise hit at the Cannes Film Festival in 2004 opening to much acclaim and winning the Regard Original Award, but whose first film 25 Watts won the Best Feature Film Award at the Rotterdam International Film Festival in 2001.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

 

Born: 1974

 

Died: July 6, 2006

 

Location: Montevideo, Uruguay