Arturo Santana. Havana 1961. Director, screenwriter and independent producer. He has directed over 150 audiovisuals – documentaries, music videos and spots- and carried out literary and movie criticism.
Author of the book of poems: “Un día en las Carreras”.
Experience: since 1989.
Languages: Spanish. English. German.
Main Movie Prizes:
-Seventh Young Cinema Showcase. Havana, 1989.
-University Movie Festival. Havana, 1991.
-National Publicity Prize, 1999, 2000, 2001.
-“Caracol” Prize, granted by the Cuban Association of Artist and writers. Havana, 2005.
-“LUCAS” Music Videos Festival. Havana, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006,2007, 2009.
-“Sol de Ibero America” Prize for Country, at Ibero-American Publicity Festival. Buenos Aires, 1999.(FIAP)
-Prize for Movie Critic on the 10mo Cine Pobre Festival. Gibara, 2012.
The author has also offered lectures and screenings about Cuban audiovisuals in several international festivals and the of Contemporary Arts (ICA) in London.
Director in Havana of Santana Films Audiovisual Creations Group.