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Rousseau Ruiz, Jean-Marc

Dirección, Edición, Guión. San Luis Potosí, Mexico, 1980

Jean-Marc Rousseau

He holds a master’s degree in Performing Arts with an option in Cinematographic Studies from Montpellier III University – Paul Valéry, a graduate in Latin American Sociological Studies at the Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3 Higher Studies Institute in Latin America, and an assistant Directorate from the French Film Conservatory (CLCF).

In 2007, he was the winner of the 3rd Meeting of Young Directors at the 16th Biarritz Festival of Film and Culture in Latin America, in France, for the feature film project 1994.

He participated in the 6th Morelia International Film Festival (FICM) with Beyond the Mexique Bay (2008), short film selected to participate in the 47th International Critics’ Week at the Cannes Film Festival and winner of the Best Mexican Short Film Award at GIFF.

In the 11th FICM, he participated with Arena (2013) and in 2017 he returned to be part of the official selection with his feature film Casa Caracol (2017).