Joel Coen: maverick US producer and director.
Charly García: maverick Argentinian singer songwriter.
Joel Coen: one half of one of Hollywood's most creative duos (with brother Ethan).
Charly García: one of his bands included one of the most creative musicians of Argentinian music: Fito Páez.
Joel Coen: thorn on Hollywood's side.
Charly García: thorn on the former Argentinian dictatorship's side.
Joel Coen: brought up in a middle-upper class family. Father was an economist and mother an art historian.
Charly García: brought up in a middle-upper class family. Father taught mathematics and physics whereas mother produced radio music shows, mainly featuring folk music.
Joel Coen: born in 1954.
Charly García: born in 1951.