Leandro Listorti

Leandro Listorti was born in 1976 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. After graduating from filmmaking school he shot a series of short films in Super 8 (Pasajes, Montevideo and Amsterdam). In 2010 he completed his first film Los jóvenes muertos (Dead Youth), Best Film at Les Écrans Documentaires and screened at Viennale, DocsLisboa, IDFA, among others. He teaches filmmaking and writes on film. He also one of the founders of A.R.C.A. (Regional Archive for Amateur Cinema) and programmer in BAFICI Film Festival. He is currently working on his new feature film Shadows in the Frame.


(Leandro Listorti, 2014)

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