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Fany de la Chica

Spain

Biography

Fany de la Chica is an Andalusian filmmaker based in London. She did an MA in Documentary at the Royal Holloway University of London. Her first short documentary “Round Trip” was funded by the Spanish Culture Ministry, pre-selected for the Goya Awards -Spain- and broadcast on TV. Her second documentary film “One day in Smara” screened in more than 30 international festivals, won several awards (“Special Mention” in 2011 in the London International Documentary Festival) and was also broadcast in the UK. For the last four years she has been working also as a freelance on corporate videos (IBM ,Sony Bloggie...), music videos and reportages for VPRO (Netherlands public TV). At the moment she works for the Digital Marketing Agency "Contentive ", company based in London heading the film department and prepares her next documentary “Land of olive trees”.


Filmography:
2009 / Round Trip
2010 / One day in Smara
2012 / The Visit

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The Visit

The Visit (Orig.) / 2013 / Cambodia / 52 min

This documentary tells the story of Ratita, who lives in the Arrupe Centre with other injured children by landmines. The best friend of Ratita is Sarin a blind girl with a charming character.

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