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Pérez Solano, Jorge

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Jorge Pérez Solano

He studied cinematography at the CUEC-UNAM film school and communication at the Autonomous Metropolitan University (UAM, in Spanish) in Mexico City. He participated in the 6th Morelia International Film Festival (FICM) with his first feature film Espiral (2008); which was presented at more than 30 festivals around the world, including the 49th Cartagena International Film Festival (FICCI, in Spanish), Colombia; the 33rd Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF) Egypt; the 26th Chicago Latino Film Festival, United States; and the 1st Distrital Cine y Otros Mundos International Film Festival, Mexico City. He received a Special Mention at the 2nd Latin American Film Festival of Flanders, Brussels; the Jury Special Award at the 12th South American Film Encounters, Marseille, France; and two nominations, for Best Costume Design and for Best Make-up, at the 52nd Ariel Awards Ceremony, Mexico, among others.