Jacobo del Castillo
Guest Director for the Closing event and Disassembly Workshop Coordinator
He graduated in History from the Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia) with studies in documentary creation from the Observatorio de Cine Documental (Argentina), and a Master’s Degree in Documentary Film from the National School of Cinematographic Arts- UNAM. interested in the history of contemporary Latin American cinema and the use of archives for the construction of film memory. Active cultural manager and workshop leader for exhibition and critical production in Colombia and Mexico. He has served as editor for the short films Yo no canto por cantar (Mexico, 2016); La Fuga (Mexico, 2021); Nunca más un México sin nosotrxs (México, 2021); and for the documentary feature film Las Colonias (México, 2020). El film justifica los medios (Colombia, 2021) is his first feature film as a director, premiering in Colombia at the 23rd MIDBO.