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Luis OSPINA

Luis OSPINA

Director
PURA SANGRE

Born in Cali on June 14, 1949, Ospina studied film at the University of Southern California (1968 - 1969) and the University of California at Los Angeles (1969 -1972) in the United States. He is known for his work as a director, but also for running a film club and co-founding several film-related magazines. In 2007 he published the book “Palabras al viento, mis sobras completas” (“Words in the Wind, the Complete Leftoeuvres”), an anthology of his film essays and reviews and articles published in “Cuadernos de la Cinemateca Andrés Caicedo: cartas de un cinéfilo” (2008). He co-edited with Sandro Romero Rey the books “Destinitos fatales” (1984) and “Ojo al cine” (1999) by Andrés Caicedo. His work has been recognized at major international festivals and retrospectives of his work have been organized in New York, Caracas, Toulouse, Barcelona, Madrid, Cali, Medellín, Barranquilla and Bogotá.