Is a graduate of the Escuela de Cine de Chile. He is a director, screenplay writer and editor. In 2006, he completed La Sagrada Familia, filmed in just three days and edited over the course of a year. This first work received several international awards. His second film, Navidad, (2009) was premiered at the Directors’ Fortnight in Cannes. Before Gloria, he directed his third feature, The Year of the Tiger.