Back to school!

Back to school!

Next week we start a new term at ECCIT, the film school that I founded a couple of years ago in Lleida (Spain). The pandemic has been a big obstacle in developing this project to its full capacity, but we are keeping up the good mood and keep teaching filmmaking to...

Master ready!

Master ready!

It's a fact! We already have the master of the documentary "The Voice of Thaïs". We will start sending the film to festivals this month of August and we expect to have a proper premiere. This will be the kick off to the international film festival circuit. I hope to...

Documentary “The Voice of Thaïs”

Documentary “The Voice of Thaïs”

We will finish the postproduction of the long-awaited documentary "The Voice of Thaïs". We have finished the VFX and we are now at the last stage of the sound design and the colour correction. Òscar Manyoses, Marc Miranda and Àlex Viñals are the team leading the...

Galapanoir Festival

Galapanoir Festival

This week has taken place the Galapanoir Noir Novel Festival of Galapagar in Madrid (Spain). It has been a pleasure to participate in one of the many round tables to talk about fiction character's psychology. Many thanks to all the assistants for participating in this...

Achieved

Achieved

WE HAVE ACHIEVED OUR GOAL! The crowdfunding campaign is over and we have made it. The film goes ahead and it will be screening in the following months. Thanks a lot to all the people who have helped us with pledges and spreading the word.

Sant Jordi

Sant Jordi

On April 23rd we celebrated Sant Jordi, International Day of the Book. Following the Catalan tradition, bookshops took the city streets and flood them with culture. On this occasion I had the honour to be at the other side of the stands signing copies of my novel "21...

Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding

Today we start the crowdfunding campaign to finish the documentary “The Voice of Thaïs”. The finance will cover the expenses of copyright images and footage.

The Voice of Thaïs

The Voice of Thaïs

We already have the poster for the documentary “The Voice of Thaïs”. We are heading towards the end of the editing, so we expect

21 days of rage

21 days of rage

My novel “21 Days of Rage” has received the Morella Negra Award as Best Noir Novel published in Spain by a First Time Writer. This is an extraordinary and unexpected achievement. Awards like this are a clear motivation to keep on writing.

04/01/2021

04/01/2021

This year has passed as an earthquake. The traces that the pandemic has left being have filled as with sadness. Many people have left us and many cinemas, theatres, bookshops and concert halls have closed down. I hope that 2021 will be more optimistic and that we can...

10/12/2020

10/12/2020

The Morella Festival (Spain) gives the award Tuber Melanosporum to the best noir novel of the year published by a first-time author. I have the pleasure to announce that my novel "21 days of rage" is among the five finalists. It is a big achievement, bearing in mind...

06/11/2020

06/11/2020

The University of Massachussetts-Amherst has signed me to teach a course about the ins and outs of making short films. The course starts on December 7th and combines both, theory and practical exercises to evolve as a filmmaker, so you can end up making your own...

08/10/2020

We have shot the last scene of the documentary about Elena Jordi. In the meantime we have been editing it and right now we just need to do the sound design, the colour correction and getting the rights of archival footage and images. We can say now that we are at the...

09/09/2020

I'm starting a brand new adventure at the Film and Television School of Lleida (Spain). I will start teaching screenwriting and documentary online courses from October. If you want to enrol, please, visit www.eccit.es.

12/08/2020

The first year leading the Film School in Lleida (Spain) has been very positive. The pandemic paralysed us for a few months but we kept with the same enthusiasm until the end of the term. We shot two short films that are already in the film festival circuit and even...