Clara Hdez. 20 m from the Academy of cinema in 1995 established the category best performer revelation, six children have won a Goya Award. Except Andoni Erburu (protagonist in secrets of the heart), the rest of winners has continued working in the interpretation. The Organization of the Goya has forbidden minors to opt for awards. In 1997, with 9 years, Andoni Erburu, the protagonist of the film secrets of the heart, became the younger actor in history to receive a Goya and the first child to climb onto the stage of that solemn gala to sustain, with trembling hands, a bronze statuette. Probably parents will remain for a long time, the interpreter of earlier age which walked on that stage.
Last Tuesday the Film Academy reported new rules that will govern the Goya Awards in 2012 and that expressly prohibit children under 16 years of age to choose one of their awards. Officials justify their decision with legal and social reasons: the winners become active members Academy, which implies no enforceable legal circumstances to a minor. Also here argue that an award may cause a series of external factors that determine your professional and personal development in a child. The measure has already provoked a flurry of reactions. Both Montxo Armendariz and David Trueba have been contrary to a rule that Freckle of paternalism. However, Trueba sees interesting to analyze what has happened to the kids who have won a Goya. In reality, only six children have succeeded in Spanish Cinema Awards trophy. And just another one, Manuel Camacho, came to being nominated by Entrelobos.
The number could have been higher, but until 1995 the Academy not established the category for best actor and actress, which opened the doors to the little ones. Many of these actors have continued with his artistic career.