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Arteaga, Marcela

Dirección, Edición, Guión. MEXICO CITY, MEXICO, 1965

She studied at the CCC film school in Mexico City. She participated in the 1st Morelia International Film Festival (FICM) with her feature-length documentary Recuerdos (2003), which was presented in more than 20 film showings and festivals around the world including the 16th Toulouse Latin American Film Festival; the 19th Mar del Plata International Film Festival in Argentina; the 4th Taiwán International Documentary Festival (TIDF); and the 20th Chicago Latino Film Festival. She won the Special Jury Award for this film at the 7th Festival of Málaga; a Special Mention for the José Rovirosa Award of the UNAM Film Archives; the Special Jury Award at the 6th Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF); and the Mayahuel, FIPRESCI and OCIC (International Catholic Organization for Cinema) awards for Best Film at the 18th Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG).