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Nathalie Trafford

Nathalie Trafford

United Kingdom



Interchange Participant 2011


Nathalie discovered the world of films working as an art director assistant, during the eighties in Spain, a very dynamic country that was just opening itself to the world. In the meantime, she was studying History of Arts, at the Sorbonne University in Paris.

In 1993, she wrote and directed Retour de Normandie (35mm / color / 10\'), a short movie that won the prize “Resistance” at the festival of Grenoble (France) in 1994.

In 1995, she started a producer career in Chile, her country of birth, with Pasos de Baile, a documentary-fiction directed by Ricardo Larraín.

In 1996, she set up Paraíso Production Diffusion. She work there as manager for the company and as executive producer for films.

From the beginning she has dedicated herself to the discovery of young talented filmmakers like Andres Wood, Camila Guzman, Bruno Rolland, Jihane Chouaib, through a production of feature films, short films and co productions.