Daniela Alatorre

Participates in 1 Session
Daniela Alatorre is the head of the documentary programming committee for the Morelia International Film Festival, which she produced for eleven years. She is the producer of the 2009 Sundance Award winning documentary El General, directed by Natalia Almada; ¡De Panzazo! (2012), the second most seen documentary in the history of Mexico, directed by Juan Carlos Rulfo and Carlos Loret de Mola; El Ingeniero (2012), which won Best Documentary at the Mexican Film Festival of the Americas, directed by Alejandro Lubezki; and the NYT OpDocs Unsilenced, directed by Betzabé García.
 
She is part of the board of trustees of the Ambulante Film Festival in Mexico and the Flaherty Film Seminar in New York, where she serves as Vice-chair. She has been an advisor and juror for the Mexican Institute of Cinematography, the Guadalajara International Film Festival, the Durango Film Festival, the Ambulante Documentary Postproduction Grant, DocsDF, Sheffield Film Festival, Proimágenes Colombia, and the Cinema Tropical Awards.
 
Daniela has been part of the Sundance Editing, Music and Creative Producing Labs, a Flaherty Film Seminar fellow in 2010, and a participant from 2011 to 2016. She holds an MFA in social documentary film from the School of Visual Arts in NY and is currently working on Marina’s Pearl, her first feature film as director.
 
She is currently setting up a production company in Mexico City along with Elena Fortes (former Ambulante Festival director) and Cinépolis, focused on producing high quality non-fiction content for a broad and diverse audience.

Sessions in which Daniela Alatorre participates

Wednesday 28 September, 2016

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