Nelson Carlos de los Santos

He studied film in Buenos Aires and at Edinburgh School of Art, Scotland, where he began making experimental shorts.

Works in experimental cinema, and has developed two short films, for which one of them, “She Said He Walks”(2009), received an award for experimental short film by the British Academy (BAFTA).

 “Santa Teresa y otras historias”, 2015, was the winner of several international awards including the George de Beauregard International Prize at the Marseille Film Festival and Best Latin American Film at the Mar del Plata International Film Festival.

“Cocote” was his second feature film.