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Rizk, Yaride

Dirección, Guión. MEXICO CITY, MEXICO, 1984

Yaride Rizk was born on October 5, 1984 in Mexico City. She is a filmmaker, stage creator, and martial artist. In 2001 she moved to Florence, Italy, where she began her university studies in Philosophy and Letters. Two years later, she realized that college classrooms weren’t for her. In 2007 she returned to Mexico City where she began to act for some short films, medium-length films and television series. In 2015 she decided to be the creator of her own ideas, both cinematographic and scenic. In 2012 she began her studies in the martial art of Kung Fu and Tai Chi. In 2018 she spent a three-month stay in China to deepen this practice and philosophy that constantly nurtures her work as a creator.