Paola Castillo (Chile). Director and producer of documentary films. She is one of the most prominent producers in her country, with award-winning documentaries such as Allende, my grandfather Allende, winner of Best Documentary at the Cannes Film Festival 2015, El Salvavidas, El Gran Circo Pobre de Timoteo, and 74 m2 among others. Executive Director of Chiledoc, organization responsible for promoting the distribution of Chilean documentaries at local and international level. Paola is one of the most prominent filmmakers in Chile, having produced movies such as Marcia Tambutti’s “Allende, My Grandfather Allende”, winner of Best Documentary at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival; Maite Alberdi’s “El Salvavidas”, winner of the FICValdivia 2011 Audience Award; and “74 m2”, among others. She has herself directed documentaries and fictional short films that have received awards at various national and international festivals, and teaches courses on Cinema and TV at the University of Chile and on audiovisual direction at the Catholic University of Chile. She has served on the jury for several national and international festivals, including It's All True, FICValdivia, DokLeipzig, and the Lima International Film Festival. She is also the Executive Director of Chiledoc, a platform that aims to improve the dissemination and distribution of Chilean documentaries.