52nd edition

Ricardo Larraín

After he studied communication in Chili, he graduated as an artistic director. He made short films and animations like La Hoja del sereno. He directed his first feature film in 1991, La Frontera, awarded in many festivals like in Berlin. He then made two social and historical documentaries on Chili: Pasos de baile and Cardinal Raul Silva Henriquez. El entusiasmo is his second feature film.