Irene Gutierrez Torres is a filmmaker from Ceuta. She earned a B.A. in documentary from the International Film School of San Antonio de los Baños (EICTV, Havana, Cuba) before receiving her M.F.A. in fine arts & cinema studies with high honors. She has directed Border Diaries (25’ SpainMorocco, 2012), Hotel Nueva Isla (70’ Cuba-Spain, 2014) and Exile Diaries (43’, Spain). Her films received funding from the Tribeca TFI program, the Sundance Institute and the Spanish General Consulate in New York city and have been screened in more than fifty international film festivals and art venues. Hotel Nueva Isla won special jury awards at the Jeonju International Film Festival, New Orleans International Film Festival and Austin Las Americas Film Festival. The film was part of the Bright Future program in 2014 and the MoMA Documentary Fortnight in 2015. Her films and research link the intimate portrait with the landscape as an expression of the political tensions between individuals and nations.
Irene Gutierrez Torres是一位来自西班牙休达的电影人。她在圣安东尼奥德洛斯巴诺斯国际电影学院习得纪录片的文学士学位后，取得了艺术以及电影方向的艺术硕士学位。她的作品得到多项机构的资助，并且入选过全球五十多个电影节以及艺术巡展。她的作品与调查将私人的画像与广大的景观联系在一起，以此表现个人与国家之间的政治性对立。