Cristóbal Arteaga

Cristóbal Arteaga

(Chile) He studied script writing at Universidad Católica de Chile. In 2008 and 2009, he won the “Script Development Fund” of Chile with his feature films Manual de instrucciones para olvidar and Te invito a mi funeral. In 2011, he moved to Madrid, where he started his studies as a director and screenwriter at the Madrid Film Institute. In 2013, he wrote, directed and produced his first full-length film, El triste olor de la carne, which was released in the Forum of Independents of the Karlovy Vary Film Festival. At the end of 2013, he won a scholarship to be part of a screenwriting workshop in the Ibermedia Cinefilia program in Colombia. There he worked on the script of his film Te invito a mi funeral. In 2014, he finished the post production of Faro sin isla, which was released in the Gijón International Film Festival. In 2015, he released his third film, Ave y Nada, which he wrote and directed, in the Gijón International Film Festival and Cineuropa, among others. In 2016, he finished his fourth feature film La declaración de los objetos, of which he was the director, screenwriter and executive producer.