Producer: Juan de Dios Larraín, Fábula, Chile; Komplizenfilm, Germany; Participant Media, USA.
Born in Chile in 1974, Sebastián Lelio graduated from the Escuela de Cine de Chile. In 2006, he completed his first film, La Sagrada Familia, which received many awards and international recognition. His second film, Navidad, made its debut at the Cannes Film Festival in 2009. El Año del Tigre, his third feature film, was released in the international competition of the Locarno Film Festival in 2011. His latest film, Gloria, premiered in the Competition of the Berlinale in 2013, where it was highly acclaimed by the critics and the audience, and took home a Silver Bear for Best Actress. A Fantastic Woman, developed in the Berlinale Residency, premiered in Berlinale Competition 2017 where it was awarded the Silver Bear for Best Script, and won the Academy Award as Best Foreign Language Film 2018.