José Luis Torres Leiva
(Chile)

José Luis Torres Leiva was born in Santiago de Chile in 1975. He has made a number of independent short films and videos, among which NO PLACE NO WHERE (2004) WOMEN WORKERS GOING OUT OF THE FACTORY (2005), THE TIME THAT STAYS (2007), THREE WEEKS AFTER (2010), among others with which he has participated in several festivals, withstand. THE SKY, THE EARTH AND THE RAIN (2008), his first feature film, was screened in Rotterdam in 2008, where it was awarded with the FIPRESCI award. His second feature film, SUMMER (2011), was screened in the Venice Film Festival in the “Orizzonti” section. In 2013, he has screened two documentary films “WHAT STORY IS THIS AND WHAT IS ITS END” AND “SEE AND LISTEN”. In 2016 he released the feature film "THE WIND KNOWS THAT I'M COMING HOME" at various film festivals for which he received numerous awards. In recent times, he has premiered the short film "ABOUT THINGS THAT HAPPENED TO ME" (National Cinema Fund 2017) and the fictional feature film "DEATH WILL COME AND SHALL HAVE YOUR EYES" (National Cinema Fund 2016, World Cinema Fund Festival in Berlin, Visions Sud Este Fund in Switzerland, Ibermedia and Hubert Bals Fund of the Festiva de Rotterdam) premiered in the official competition of the San Sebastián Film Festival in Spain in 2019.

Filmography
Death Will Come and Shall Have your Eyes
2019
About Things that Happened to me
2018
Ana's Dream
2017
The Wind Knows I’m Coming Back Home
2016
See and Listen
2013
What Story Is This And What Is Its End
2013
Imperfect Copy” (To Raúl Ruiz)
2012
Summer
2011
Three Weeks After
2010
First Day of Winter
2009
Trance (1-10)
2008
The Sky, the Land and the Rain
2008
The Time that Stays
2007
Women Workers Going out of the Factory
2005
No Place Nowhere
2004

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