Diego Fried

Film Director, AD

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Won two silver lions in Cannes, one Gold Pencil, one Silver Award and two mentions in El Diente.
Diego Fried studied film directing at the Film University (FUC) in Buenos Aires, has been selected for the Berlin Talent Campus, his first short films achieved recognition and awards at film festivals such as Rotterdam, Toulouse, La Habana, and New York among others. Thereafter he started working as an editor and assistant director for national and international renowned directors.
His first feature film “Sangrita” was selected for the New Directors Competition (Independent Film Festival of Buenos Aires) BAFICI and the San Pablo Int’l Film Festival. His second feature film “Wine” was selected for the Official Selection of the Moscow Int’l Film Festival, the Official Competition of Kerala Int’l Film Festival and won best Actress Award at Padies Film Festival (France). His last video Clip “Sexual Tension (2013)” by Chocho was selected as the best Video Clip of the Buenos Aires Emergent Festival and as one of the ten best video clips of the year by The Inrockuptibles Magazine.
Storytelling and directing actors are his strong qualities as well a cinematic way of viewing the world. As an advertising director he shoots for brands like PepsiCo, Danone and Sony and agencies like McCann , BBDO, Young & Rubicam, Havas and +Castro among others.

Work Experience

Rasti Films

Director

Present Argentina

High 5 Films

Director

Present Berlin, Germany

Rhapsody Films

Director

Bucharest, Romania

El Colony

Director

Present London, United Kingdom

Bedeschi Film

Director

Present Milano, Italy

Altered.la

Director

Present Los Angeles, California, United States

Blindmonkeys

Director

Present São Paulo, Brazil

El Colony

Director

Present Moscow, Russian Federation

Heroes Production

Director

Present Paris, France

Blackpearl Film

Director

September 2015 - Frankfurt, Germany

Schkolnick

Director

December 2016 - Chile

Comonpipol

Director

August 2016 - Mexico, Mexico

Miércoles

Peru

Languages

English (Fluent),
Spanish (Native),