Alejandro Alonso Estrella

Alejandro Alonso Estrella

Still: Terranova
Alejandro ALONSO ESTRELLA (1987, Cuba) graduated in Documentary Direction from Escuela Internacional de Cine y Televisión (EICTV) in Havana. His short documentaries have won awards at many festivals. The Farewell (2014) had its world premiere at IDFA and won Best Documentary at Gibara Film Festival, among other prizes. His first feature documentary, The Project (2017), premiered at Visions du Réel and was awarded the FIPRESCI Prize at DOK Leipzig. During 2017 and 2019, Alonso Estrella coordinated the Alternative Cinema master programme at EICTV.

Filmography

Delirio/Delirium (2011, short doc), Close Your Eyes (2013, short), Velas/Candles (2014, short doc), The Farewell (2014, short doc), The Son of the Dream (2016, short), Duel (2017, short doc), The Project (2017, doc), Metatron (2018, short doc), Home (2019, short), Terranova (2021, short doc, co-dir)