Sergio Castro


Director – Film & series


Known for
LA MUJER DE BARRO” (Film), “LA JAURÍA” (Fiction series)  and “LLÉVAME AL CIELO” (Fiction series)


Film and series director, both fiction and documentary. 

As a director, he debuts with his first feature documentary “ELECTRODOMÉSTICOS, EL FRÍO MISTERIO” (2010) winning the Jury Award for Best Film at the Inedit Chile Festival. He also directs the documentary “A DAY WITH TORTOISE” (2011), selected at Inedit Barcelona, Inedit Chile, Unerhört Hamburg, Distrital D.F Mexico, among other international festivals and distributed in the United States.

His first fiction feature film “THE MUD WOMAN” (2015), had its world premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival, touring more than 15 festivals including Toulouse, Montreal, Huelva, BFI London, Jerusalem IFF, Cairo IFF, among others.

He writes and directs the documentary “L’HOMME CACHÉ” (2016) for France 3, with which he wins the award for best Latin American documentary project of co-productions with France in addition to being chosen at the Festival de CineLatino de Toulouse as the closing film of the official documentary competition.

He is currently developing his next fiction feature films: “IL CILENO” and “MIL PEDAZOS“.

In series he has been creator and co-director of the fiction series “LA JAURÍA” (2020-2022), distributed internationally by Fremantle and released worldwide on Amazon Prime. He is currently general director along with Pepa San Martín of the first Chilean series for Disney+ “LLÉVAME AL CIELO” (2023) produced by Fabula.

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