José Elizalde Moneda

About José Elizalde Moneda

Graduated from Universidad ORT with a degree in Visual Communication and Graphic Design. His first short film "iWas" was awarded by the hollywood’s directors Fede Alvarez and Rodo Sayagués as best short film at Festival de Cine de Montevideo and broadcasted on the PBS station THIRTEEN in New York.

His work "Goldie" was selected in Festival Internacional de Cine de Viña del Mar, nominated for best Latin American short film at the Jameson NotodoFilmFest and won as best drama short film at Festival de Cine de Montevideo. His latest work "El Turno" was selected for the official competition at several festivals like Festival Internacional Almería en Corto and Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente de Elche. The short film is currently broadcast by DIRECTV.

Recognition

Awards

  • EMPRENDER - Best innovative project of the year for "Cip: Virtual Theatre"
  • REEL 13 - Reel 13 (Thirteen Channel - WNET) Contest best short film for "iWas"
  • PERICOM - Best entertainment site of the year for "Cip: Virtual Theatre"
  • FESTIVAL DE CINE DE MONTEVIDEO - Best short film for "iWas"
  • CERTAMEN LUIS PUGLIESE - Best narrative short film for "Goldie"
  • FESTIVAL DE CINE DE MONTEVIDEO - Awarded short film for "Goldie"

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