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Montemayor Loyo, Jimena

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Jimena Montemayor

She studied cinematography at the CCC film school in Mexico City. She did the photography for Elisa Miller’sshort fiction film, Ver llover (2006), which won the Best Short Fiction Film Award at the 4th Morelia International Film Festival (FICM) and the Short Film Palme d’Or at the 60th Cannes Film Festival, France. She won the Best Student Film at the 3rd SoCal Film Festival, California, for her short fiction film Centinelas (2007). She participated with her short fiction film Como pez en el agua (2009) in the 7th FICM, the 6th Women in Film and Television International Festival, Mexico, and the 18th Cinesul, the Iberoamerican Festival of Film and Video, Río de Janeiro, Brazil, among others. She participated in the 65th Locarno International Film Festival, Switzerland (as a Work in Progress), and the Pitching Market at the 16th Guanajuato International Film Festival (GIFF) with her first feature film En la sangre (2014).