Zeughauskino Berlin

Emilio Maillé

Emilio Maillé was born in 1963 in Mexico City. He lived from 1980 until 2005 in Paris, and graduated in French philology and film studies from the Université de Paris 3 – Sorbonne Nouvelle. His first film Rosario Tijeras (2005) was a huge cinematic success in Colombia, where it was filmed and produced, and was shown in numerous countries. Maillé has shot diverse documentary films for French, Spanish, and Mexican television channels; he is currently a member of the Sistema Nacional de Creadores de Arte (FONCA).