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Santiago Bertolino

Membre du jury | Réalisateur

JURY MEMBER OF THE REGIONAL COMPETITION // Santiago Bertolino is a filmmaker and scriptwriter. Nin E Tepueian – Mon cri is his third feature-length documentary. In 2016, he directed Freelancer on the Front Lines which was produced by the National Film Board. The film followed a freelance reporter’s journey through Middle Eastern war zones. The filming took him to Israel/Palestine, Egypt, Turkey and the Kurdistan region. In 2013, with Hugo Samson, he created his first feature-length documentary, Red Square on a Blackboard (Carré rouge sur fond noir), which was about the 2012 Quebec student protests. The film won 2 Gémeaux Awards – Best Documentary (Society) and Best Script (Documentary).