Sebastián Lelio

Co-Writer/Director, Gloria
Nominated for: Best International Film

In 2006, SEBASTIAN LELIO completed La Sagrada Familia, which premiered in San Sebastián. It received many awards and international recognition. Navidad made its debut in 2009. Written at the Cannes Film Festival’s La Résidence, the film was premiered at the Directors’ Fortnight that same year. El Año del Tigre, Lelio’s third feature film, was released in the international competition of the Locarno Film Festival 2011. Recently, he was distinguished with the Guggenheim Fellowship and received the support of DAAD Berliner Künstlerprogramm for the development of his new projects. Gloria received the Cine in Construcción award at the San Sebastán Film Festival 2012.