Director Manuel Esteba died in Barcelona, Spain on Febraury 4. He was 68 years-old. He was born Manuel Esteba Gallego on Aptil 17, 1941 in Barcelona. He was a director, assistant director, screenwriter and over his 33 year career. Among these were two Eurowesterns: “Saranda” (aka “Twenty Paces to Death” 1970) starring Dean Reed and “A Cry of Death” (1971) starring Pierre Brice and Steven Tedd. Later in his career he directed several comedies for the Calatrava Brothers.
ESTEBA, Manuel (Manuel Esteba Gallego)
Born: 4/17/1941, Barcelona, Cataluna, Spain
Died: 2/4/2010, Barcelona, Cataluna, Spain
Manuel Esteba's westerns – director, screenwriter:
Twenty Steps to Death – 1970 [co-director]
A Cry of Death – 1971 [director, screenwriter]