Melisa Liebenthal

Melisa Liebenthal at IFFR

Melisa LIEBENTHAL (1991, Argentina) completed her training as a film director at the Universidad del Cine in Buenos Aires. She is currently working as an editor, distributor of short films and director. The Pretty Ones (2016) was her first feature-length documentary and it won IFFR's Bright Future Competition, among several other prizes. Her films playfully address abstract questions within an essay film tradition.


Airportness (2010, short), Alegria del hogar/Home's Joy (2013, short), Las lindas/The Pretty Ones (2016, doc), Patio/Backyard (2017, short doc), Constanza (2018, short), Aquí y allá/Here and There (2020, short)

Melisa Liebenthal at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR