Conjunto Santander
de Artes Escénicas
Master Classes
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HERMANOS QUAY

QUAY BROTHERS
FRIDAY, MARCH 8TH
16:00 - 17:15 hrs. sala 2

Visionary lmmakers Timothy and Stephen Quay have created a variety of lm works, specialized in puppetry and stop motion animation with a variety of objects and techniques. Esoteric, dark witty and gritty the Quay Brothers have been an inspiration for numerous young lmmakers world wide. FICG is happy to welcome and presenting this master class side by side with mexican animation lmmaker So a Carrillo.

PETER FONDA

PETER FONDA
SATURDAY, MARCH 9TH
17:00 - 19:45 hrs.
sala plácido domingo

Peter Fonda is one of the most recognized and in uential names in Hollywood cinema. The movie Easy Rider (1969), directed by Dennis Hopper, was a fundamental piece in cinema history, as it is considered one of the rst independent lms. The Academy has awarded Fonda with two statuettes. FICG honors him with the Mayahuel Internacional in this edition with the presentation of Mexican actor Diego Luna.
EUGENIO CABALLERO

EUGENIO CABALLERO
SATURDAY, MARCH 9TH
20:00-21:15 hrs. sala 2

The Mexican production designer and art director returns to FICG after international acclaim for his work on the movie Roma directed by Alfonso Cuarón. He has been nominated twice for an Oscar and won for Pan's Labyrinth directed by Guillermo del Toro. His credits include close to 30 movies, 20 of them as an artistic director and has worked with directors such as Jim Jarmusch, Baz Luhrmann, Claudia Llosa, Fernando Eimbcke, among others.

SHADOWMACHINE

SHADOWMACHINE
SUNDAY, MARCH 10TH
12:00 - 13:15 hrs. sala 2

An award-winning production house for lm, television, commercials, and music videos, created in 1999 by Alex Bulkley and Corey Campodonico. With a wide spectrum of projects including Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio, Bojack Horseman, and Final Space, their collection of artists, writers, directors, and producers are brought together through a shared passion for storytelling.

BLANCA GUERRA

BLANCA GUERRA
SUNDAY, MARCH 10TH
18:00-19:15 hrs. sala 2

Celebrated with the Mayahuel de Plata, award given to the most representative personalities of Mexican cinema, she has an international trajectory of over 40 years highlighting movies like Falcon’s Gold (1982), Separate Vacations (1986), Walker (1987), Saturday Night Thief (1992) and Clear and Present Danger (1994). In this Master Class she will converse with producer and author of her biographical book Roberto Fiesco.

KEVIN SCOTT

KEVIN SCOTT
MONDAY, MARCH 11TH
18:00-19:15 hrs. sala 2

One of the most prominent names in animation and visual e ects. He was recently in charge of bringing to life Guillermo Del Toro’s amphibian in The Shape of Water. He has also worked in the Transformers, Star Wars, Spider-Man sagas and the Amazon series American Gods. In this Master Class, Kevin will take us along his work as an artist and creative of parallel visual worlds.

CHRISTINE VACHON

CHRISTINE VACHON
TUESDAY, MARCH 12TH
16:00-17:15 hrs. sala 2

Producer recognized with the Independent Spirit award. She received the Producing award in IFP Gotham Awards, and this year honored at FICG34 with Premio Maguey Trayectoria. Her work has earned her di erent nominations and Oscar awards, some titles include Boys Don’t Cry (1999), Carol (2015), I’m Not There (2007), and Far from Heaven (2002). Other lms include Safe (1995), Velvet Goldmine (1998) and Wonderstruck (2017), directed by Todd Haynes; Wiener-Dog (2016), Storytelling (2001) and Happiness (1998).

JUAN DE DIOS

JUAN DE DIOS LARRAÍN
TUESDAY, MARCH 12TH
18:00-19:15 hrs. sala 2

One of the most important Chilean lm producers of the wave of Chilean cinema. Along with his brother the director Pablo Larraín, they have successfully entered Hollywood cinema and international lm festivals. He has gained attention by working on movies such as Jackie (2016), starring Natalie Portman, Los 33: una historia de esperanza (2015), with Antonio Banderas, Juliette Binoche, Rodrigo Santoro, Mario Casas y Kate del Castillo as main characters, and Crystal Fairy y el cactus mágico (2013).

CARL

CARL DEAL
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13TH
18:00-19:15 hrs. sala 2

American producer and documentary director. He has produced various movies for the praised documentalist Michael Moore, generating his own lm style that takes investigative journalism as a starting point to create cinematographic works.