Marcelo Tobar

Marcelo Tobar

Mexico

Biography

Born in 1977 in Mexico City. In 1999 he began film studies in Madrid and by 2003 he concluded them at Vancouver Film School specializing in directing and scriptwriting. Back in Mexico, he starts the mini production company Películas del 77 along with Geraldine Juarez with whom he co-produced and directs videos. His first feature film 2000 METERS (ABOVE SEA LEVEL) premiered at the Morelia IFF in February 2008. His second feature, POLAR BEAR, also premiered at the Morelia IFF in 2017 where it won the main prize in the Mexican feature competition.

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