Leading independent film and production company Birth has signed award-winning director Augusto Giménez Zapiola. A graduate of the Institute of Cinematographic Arts, Augusto is currently one of the most awarded commercials directors in the world. In his thirty year career, Augusto has acted, directed and produced, and is the founder of Argentinacine, the top production company in Argentina. As director, he has won awards in national and international advertising festivals including the Clio, FIAP El Sol San Sebastian, Lapiz de Oro Argentina and Cannes Lions.
Birth founder and producer, Hugo Legrand Nathan, said: “We are very proud to welcome Augusto. He’s such a great director who leads his actors with incredible enthusiasm. He’s a master of dry comedy with a human touch. Augusto’s a true mentor for Birth as he brings immeasurable experience and knowledge of film production with him.”
About working with Birth, Augusto said: “I’m really pleased to join Birth, Hugo and the team passionately drive every project and really care."
Augusto Gimenez Zapiola's Showreel
ALL - Accor Live Limitless