Alejandro Fernández Almendras

Alejandro Fernández Almendras at IFFR

Chiliean Alejandro FERNÁNDEZ ALMENDRAS (1971) has a degree in journalism and worked as a film critic, photographer and journalist. Since 2002, he makes short films and video installations. His feature film debute Alone premiered in 2009 at the Critic's Week in Cannes and has been awarded many times, including a Sundance Award.


(selection) Mateo 26 (short), La Mona (2002, instal), Lighthouse (2002, instal), Mi hijo, el ciruela/My Son, the Plum (2004), La ofrenda/The Offering (2004), Desde lejos (2006, short), Lo que trae la lluvia/Along Came the Rain (2006, short), Huacho/Alone (2009), Sentados frente al fuego/By the Fire (2011), La indomita luz/The Light Untamed (2012), Hierro/Iron (2013), Matar a un hombre/To Kill a Man (2013)

Alejandro Fernández Almendras at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR