Yunior Santiago

Producer, Una Noche
Nominated for: Best First Feature

Born in Holguin, YUNIOR SANTIAGO was the first Cuban to be awarded a scholarship to leave Cuba to attend the Westminster College. He was invited to become a member of the Association Cubana Del Audiovisual, where his career in film began. Yunior is renowned for his natural talent for diplomacy, which earned him the reputation as one of Havana’s most sought after producers. He is now working in the US.