Film producer, actor, mime artist. He comes from Santiago de Chile. He studied law. After graduation, he decided to go to Europe, where he developed most of his artistic skills. He studied acting at Cuarta Pared in Spain, dance at Ives Casatti School in France, pantomime at Maximilien Decroux Academy and Corporeal Dramatic Mime School where he worked with master Marcel Marceao. During that time, he appeared in the films Le Chat Botté, produced by CNDP, and Ceux Qui M’aiment Prendront le Train directed by Patrice Cheraud. He also apeared in the play Compagnie du Renard with Michelle Galabru.
While developing his acting career, he took part in street performances in many European cities. He starred in the British production Plasic Fingers, directed by David J Paradise (2016). Owner of Chilean company Krakovia Producciones which produces films and supports independent film productions in Chile, Poland, Ukraine and Belarus. His co-production credits include the documentary film WINGKAMAPU, directed by ALVARO NUÑEZ SECCHI, which you will be able to see as part of NEIFF 2018’s special screenings. strona prywatna
Documentary and theatrical director, graduate of Theatre Studies program, Academy of Theatre, A. Zelwerowicz, Media management in Kozminski University – private, non profit business school in Warsaw, radio and television program expert. Scholarships recipient – Minister of Culture and National Heritage, the Polish Film Institute, Warsaw of City, Andrzej Szczypiorski’s Association of Support for Creative Arts of the Association of Authors ZAiKS.
In recent years she has directed plays, documentary films and reportage and has also written drama and film scripts. The most popular productions are : “The Maya Heritage”, “Expedition to Guatemala”, “Mazatecks Shamans”, about polish famous director Jerzy Grotowski –“Amecameca”, “Don’t stop”. Now she is working on a movie about Hindu singers Bauls “Sowers of the soul”. Her documentaries have been awarded for the best cinematography – “MEXICO awaiting for the souls of dead” during XVI-th International Ethnographic Festival- ZLATNA- Romania and received a special prize for “The story of a certain drawing”- CINEMAWAY – Ukraine.
studied Film and Television at Jagiellonian and Westminster University. have experience in film productions as Production assistant and location manager. Has supported international film festivals submission commities.
Magdalena Krysińska-Kałuzna an anthropologist. She devotes herself to the study of Latin America,
especially the native communities problems. She carried out research in Mexico,Venezuela, Ecuador
and Colombia. For a long time she has been actively engaged in the environmental protection issues.