IRENE M. BORREGO
A graduate in film directing from the EICTV, Cuba, she broadened her studies with a scholarship to the London Film School. She has participated in cinema workshops with Emir Kusturica, Albert Serra and Abbas Kiarostami. Co-founder of the production company ‘59 en Conserva’ she worked as an economist before entering the world of cinema.
Her short films have been shown at Tampere, Edinburgh, Slamdance, États Généraux du Film Documentaire, Molodist, Málaga, Zinebi, Punto de Vista, Alcine and Documenta Madrid, among others and they have won awards in France, Portugal, Italy, USA, Ukraine and Romanía. She has also worked as a director’s assistant, scriptwriter and cultural journalist for various outlets in Mexico.
In parallel to her own projects, she produces films for other filmmakers and researches various topics related to art theory and the relationship between cinema and other art forms. In this area she has received scholarships from the Museo del Prado, and has participated in various seminars and contributed to a number of publications.
59 EN CONSERVA
Irene M. Borrego
Irene M. Borrego
Manu Robles, Nicolas Tsabertidis, Sergio Fernández Borrás, Patrick Ghislain
Documental; Manolo Aldeguer, Santiago Morales
Manuel Muñoz Rivas, Irene M. Borrego
Like every morning Manolo Aldeguer opens his shop: a furniture store in Murcia (Spain) which could be situated in any other spanish city. Here comes again, a new day, a other working day. Eight hours that you have to fill.
SELECCIÓN ‘SHORTS FROM SPAIN 2015’ | CATÁLOGO HAMACA – MNCARS | INCLUIDO EN LOS MATERIALES ACADÉMICOS DEL MÁSTER EN ANTROPOLOGÍA VISUAL – UNED | PREMIO DEL PÚBLICO EN GUIMARAES CINEMA SOM | IBAFF | FESTIVAL DE MÁLAGA | FESTIVAL CINE CEARÁ | ÉTATS GÉNÉRAUX DU FILM DOCUMENTAIRE | ABYCINE | ZINEBI | BRAUNSCHWEIG INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL | ALCINE | MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL | MONTENEGRO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL | TABOR INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL | SGAE EN CORTO | FESTIVAL FILMER LE TRAVAIL | DOC EN COURTS | HIGH COAST INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL | LUPA DOKUMENTALEN MOSTRA
|Seis y media||2004||5´||16mm||Fiction||Drama|
|California||2005||13´||35mm||Fiction||Drama - Comedy|
|Film Postacard I||2012||2´||HD||Documentary|
|Vekne Hleba i Riba (Los panes y los peces)||2013||25´||16mm||Documentary - Fiction||Drama|
|Muebles Aldeguer||2015||14´||2k||Documentary - Fiction||Drama - Comedy - Western|