WORK EXPERIENCE+


Freelance video and TV producer

Producer, scriptwriter and editor of video pieces for ICEX Spain, Exports and Investments, related to international trade and recorded in countries like USA, France, Germany, Sweden, Russia, Mexico, Morocco or Japan (2007-date).

Producer, scriptwriter and editor of video pieces for more than 30 companies –among them Bodegas Torres, Irizar Forge, Ona Electroerosion, Porcelanosa or Isofotón- as well as sectors like biotechnology, nanotechnology, renewable energies, machine tool or wine (2008-date).

Developer, producer, scriptwriter and editor of multimedia market reports: “The Wine Sector in the USA” and “The Automotive Parts Sector in Russia”, for ICEX Spain, Exports and Investments (2008-date).

Scriptwriter and producer of promotional and educational videos for foreign markets: “The essentials of Spanish Wine” (2013), for WinesFromSpain.

Scriptwriter, producer and editor of promotional video “Ventana Global”, for the Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Trade (2013).

Scriptwriter, producer and editor of promotional video “Capital para tu inversión exterior” for COFIDES, Spanish Company for Development Financing (2013)

Producer and editor of video pieces on art exhibitions “Nacho Criado. Agentes Colaboradores” and “Fluxus to the People”, for the Reina Sofia Contemporary Art Museum (MNCARS, 2012-2013).

Producer, scriptwriter and editor of documentary videos for the NGO Paz y Desarrollo about issues like gender equality and social development in countries like Vietnam, India, Cambodia or Honduras (2008-2013).


Freelance multimedia journalist

Scriptwriter for the TV show “El Exportador” (TVE, Spanish Public Broadcaster), about the internationalization of Spanish companies (2011-2012).

Writer of articles, interviews and reports for the magazines specialized in International Trade “El Exportador” and “Panorama Global·”, published by ICEX Spain, Exports and Investments (2006-date).


Filmmaker


In 2008, with Luís López Carrasco and Natalia Marín Sancho creates Los Hijos film collective, devoted to non-fiction, videoart and experimental ethnography.


"Los materiales" received the Jean Vigo award to the best direction in the International Film Festival Punto de Vista 2010 (Spain) and a special mention in the International Film festival FIDMarseille 2010 (France). “Tarde de verano” won the grand prize to the best short film in the festival En Piezas, organized by La Casa Encendida (Madrid).


Their work has also screened in art and film centres such as MUSAC, Arteleku, Artium, CGAI, Reina Sofia Contemporary Art Museum, Guggenheim Bilbao Museum, Laboratorio Tascabile (Italy), Anthology Film Archives (New York) and Georges Pompidou Museum (Paris).



+RETROSPECTIVES


Semana de Cine Raro / Week of Odd Cinema (Arteleku, Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain, 2010).

CGAI Centro Galego d’Audiovisual (A Coruña, Spain, 2010).

Mar del Plata International Film Festival (Argentina, 2010).

Distrital. Cine y otros mundos (México City, 2011).

Festival Lima Independiente (Peru, 2012).

3XDOC with Véréna Paravel y Lucien Castaing-Taylor, of the Sensory Etnography Lab – Harvard University (Docma, Casa América, Madrid, 2014).



Lecturer / Teacher


Masterclass “Construyendo y retorciendo el espacio audiovisual” (“Building and Bending Film Space”). Full Screen (Machines Désiderantes. Istituto Europeo di Design, Madrid, 2014).

Lecture “Cine Low-Cost. ¿Mito o realidad?” (“Low-Cost Cinema: Myth or Reality?”). Festival D'A Cine de Autor (Barcelona, 2014).

Meeting and Lecture 3XDOC, with Véréna Paravel and Lucien Castaing-Taylor, lecturers in the Sensory Etnography Lab, Harvard University (Docma, Casa América, Madrid, 2014).

Workshop on Spanish experimental cinema (Cine por Venir. Las Naves, Valencia, 2014).

Workshop on low-cost cinema (Zinebi, Bilbao, 2013).

Masterclass in experimental filmmaking. Filmoteca de Andalucía (Spain, 2013).

Course on video documentaries about artistic activity (Istituto Europeo di Design, Madrid, 2013).

Workshop in film direction (Istituto Europeo di Design, Madrid, 2013).

Masterclass in Documentary Filmmaking. Universidad de Murcia (Spain, 2012).

Workshop on music videos direction. (Centro Cultural Español de Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, 2012).

Film course “De David Villa a Bill Viola” (“From David Villa to Bill Viola”) in the Art Centre 2 de mayo – CA2M (Madrid). This course was aimed at secondary school students.

Summer course in UPV-EHU (University of the Basque Country): “Bizbak, territorios y fronteras” (“Bizbak: territories and borders”), with professor Santos Zunzunegui.

Workshop on experimental documentary filmmaking in Universitat Illes Balears (University of the Balearic Islands).

Masterclass “Los límites del cine” (“The limits of cinema”), with professor Asier Aranzubia, in the Contemporary Art Museum Reina Sofía (Madrid).

Workshop and artistic and technical advice on first films in the International Film Festival Distrital (Mexico City)

Masterclass on avant-garde documentary film in the Mar del Plata International Film Festival (Argentina).

Workshop “Los materiales de los materiales” (“The materials of the materials”), in the art centre Arteleku (Spain).


Programmer / Curator


Espacios Quebrados (“Torn Spaces”). Tabakalera. (Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain, 2014).

La Ciudad es Nuestra (“The City is Ours”). Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo CA2M (Madrid, 2012), on the genealogies of Spanish Cinema between 1968 and 1982.

Ensayo para Orquesta (“Dress Rehearsal”). Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo CA2M (Madrid, 2012), with the help of several communities and social collectives of the town of Móstoles.

Tiki-Taka Videoplaylist (Casa Encendida, Madrid, 2013), underground video trip through the hidden corners of Spain’s history.


PUBLICATIONS+


“El doble Riaño”. (2011). In Márgenes Arquitectura, nº 3. Almería.

“Tres por dos”.(2012). In Fernández, V. y Gabantxo M. (Eds.)Territorios y Fronteras. Experiencias Documentales Contemporáneas. Universidad del País Vasco.


REVIEWS+


Adalia, R. (2014). "Lejos del miedo. Apuntes sobre Árboles, de Los Hijos". In Transit: cine y otros desvíos. March.

Alderete, M y Barrionuevo C. (2010). “Los hijos: dos o tres cosas que sabemos (o suponemos) de ellos”. In Catálogo Festival Internacional de Cine de Mar del Plata. Argentina.

Aranzubia A. y Pena, J. (2010). “Una impugnación”. In Cahiers du Cinema España. September. Madrid.

Aranzubia, A. (2011). “Carretera asfaltada en múltiples direcciones”. Catalogue published with the DVD edition of “Los materiales”. Cameo.

Brox, O. y Jacquemort, F. (2011). “Conversación con Los Hijos”. In Detour. nº 2. Spring.

Cervantes, A. (2011). “Un ensayo visual de los hijos”. In La tempestad. nº 79 July-August. México DF.

De Pedro, G. (2012). “Hijos sin hijos: un disparo en mitad de un concierto”. In Fernández, V y Gabantxo M. (Eds.). Territorios y Fronteras. Experiencias Documentales Contemporáneas. Universidad del País Vasco.

Koza, R. A. (2010). “MDP (3) Mutaciones y contrastes”. In Con los ojos abiertos. November.

Minguell, J. (2011). “Desmitificación del cine gafapasta”. In El País. January 4th. Madrid.

Oroz, E. (2010). “A modo de introducción y repaso. Piezas de Los Hijos”. In Blogs & Docs. May.

Pena, J. (2010). “Desencuadres”. In El amante. nº 214. Buenos Aires.

Pique, G. (2011) “Los materiales de los hijos”. In Koult. November.

Quintín. (2010). “Carta desde Mar del Plata (5)”. In La lectora provisoria. November.

Yánez, M. y otros. (2013). “Terra Incognita 2012. Unknown pleasures from around the world” In Film Comment. January. New York.

Zunzunegui, S. (2010). “Los jóvenes salvajes”: In Cahiers du Cinema España. September. Madrid.


EDUCATION+


MA in Contemporary Art History and Visual Culture at Reina Sofía Contemporary Art Museum (Universidad Compluetense de Madrid, 2014).

BA in Social and Cultural Anthropology (Licenciado en antropología social y cultural), at UNED (Spanish Distance University, 2013).

BA in Media and Film Studies (Licenciado en comunicación audiovisual) at UPV/EHU, University of the Basque Country (Spain, 2002).

Diploma en Media and Cultural Studies. University College Worcester, UK, 2002).

Diploma in Film Direction at lEscuela de Cine y del Audiovisual de la Comunidad de Madrid ECAM (Madrid, 2006).


ADDITIONAL COURSES+


Course of Pedagogical Aptitude (Curso de aptitud pedagógica CAP), at Universidad Complutense (Madrid, 2004).

Course of Journalism specialized in International Trade, at CECO Centro de Estudios Económicos y Empresariales (Madrid, 2006).


LANGUAGES+


Spanish (Native speaker)

English (C2 – Certificate of Proficiency in English).

French (B1 – DELF Institut Francais).

Basque (B2).