Claudio Remedi is an award-winning Argentine writer and director. He is best known for his work in feature films, television, and commercials. Born in Buenos Aires in 1965, Remedi began his career as a production assistant in the late 1980s. He worked on several feature films, including the critically acclaimed “The Official Story” which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1985.
In the early 1990s, Remedi began to write and direct his own projects, starting with a television series called “Tiempo de Vida” which aired on the Argentine TV network Telefe. He directed several episodes of the series, as well as four feature films between 1993 and 1998. His first feature film, “La Casa de los Horrores” (The House of Horrors) was a horror-comedy and was the recipient of numerous awards at film festivals around the world.
In the late 1990s, Remedi began to focus on directing commercials and television programs. He has since directed over 60 commercials for a variety of brands and has won numerous awards for his work. He also has directed television programs such as “Loca Por Ti”, “La Otra”, “Cine de Barrio”, and “El Secreto de Puente Viejo”.
In 2009, Remedi directed his first feature film in over a decade, “Esperanza”. The film was nominated for several awards and won the Silver Hugo for Best Film at the Chicago International Film Festival. He followed this up with the critically acclaimed “Clandestino” in 2012, which went on to win the Goya Award for Best Picture.
Remedi has also directed a number of short films, including “Loco Miedo” which won the Grand Prize at the Cannes Film Festival in 2014. In addition to directing, he has been involved in teaching, lecturing, and writing about film at various universities and film festivals around the world.
Claudio Remedi is a highly respected filmmaker who has achieved international success with his feature films, commercials, and television programs. His work is characterized by its intense visuals, strong performances, and social commentary. His films have been recognized by festivals and critics around the world, and he is recognized as one of the most talented filmmakers in Argentina.