Mary Jiménez

Mary Jiménez (Peru)

Born in Peru, she is a director who first studied architecture in Lima before attending the Institut National Supérieur des Arts du Spectacle et des Techniques de Diffusion (INSAS) film school in Belgium. She has taught film directing in Brussels, Cuba and Switzerland and is currently in charge of the Sound Image Culture (SIC) filmmakers’ lab in Brussels where she gives advice and support to filmmakers realising their projects. Her films have been invited to numerous international festivals, including the Berlinale Forum which screened her film Du verbe aimer in 1985.


  • By the Name of Tania
  • Le chant des hommes
  • Sobre las brasas
  • La Position du lion couché
  • Loco Lucho
  • L'air de rien
  • Fiestas
  • La moitié de l'amour
  • Du verbe aimer
  • 21:12 piano bar
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