Alex Gargot +BIO
The director and screenwriter Alex Gargot was born in Barcelona in 1988. When he had finished his multimedia degree, he got into making short films in a self-taught way. After winnig several festivals for short films created in 48 hours, Alex took a master in film direction at ESCAC. There, he was awarded by the jury of the school the financial and logistic support to make a short film produced and distributed by ESCAC Films. His short film Amo was released in the official section in the Sitges Film Festival in October 2016 and has already won two jury awards, in Utopiales Festival (France) and in Fantastic Planet (Sydney). It will keep on being distributed until 2019 and there are high expectations on it.