Head of Jury

Martha Sosa is a Mexican producer who has been involved in fiction and nonfiction film production since 1997. She strongly believes that films are powerful emotional tools that contribute to social changes. All of her films have found success in countless world-class international film festivals, receiving over 150 awards, which include awards for Best Film, Best Director, and multiple audience awards. In addition to receiving an Emmy award and two IDA Humanitas Awards, Sosa has been nominated for the Academy Awards and Golden Globe Awards. As a producer, her first film was the classic Amores Perros, which marked a change in contemporary Mexican cinema. The film also launched the careers of director Alejandro González Iñárritu and actor Gael García Bernal.