José Bautista

 – Pre-Selection Jury

Multimedia Producer & Film Editor, Filmmaker, Composer and Sound Designer

Winner of the prizeBEST DOCUMENTARY of Sound & Image Challenge International Festival 2016

José Bautista is a Multimedia Producer & Film Editor, Filmmaker, Composer and Sound Designer. He’s also the founder of KanseiSounds and Altamar Films co-founder.

Apart from his documentary film projects, in recent years he has specialised in the production of audiovisual projects for many clients. He has worked with award-winning photographers & filmmakers around the world. He also works with agencies such NOOR, Contacto, Eyes in Progress, MSF, VII, Russian Reporter Magazine, RIA Novosti, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Déclaration de Berne (DB). His audiovisual work has been streamed in TIME Magazine (USA), Le Monde (France), El Mundo (Spain), El País (Spain), Rolling Stone Magazine (USA), The Guardian (UK), Internazionale (Italy), National Geographic, Politiken (Denmark), and many specialized sites. His work for photographers & filmmakers have been exhibited in principal festivals of photography, such LOOK3 in New York , FotoEspaña in Madrid, Festival of Arles and Visa Pour Le Image in France, Tbilisi photo festival in Georgia, Athens Photo Festival in Greece, European Photo Festival in Berlin, Germany, Fotografia Europea, Italy, and many others.

Among other awards, José has won four World Press Photo Multimedia Awards (2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016). The film Break in won in Macau, the prize “BEST DOCUMENTARY” of the festival Sound & Image Challenge International Festival 2016”, Best Editing Award at SIMA 2015, First prize Multimedia at Prix Bayeux Calvados in 2014, First prize at LENS Culture Multimedia Award in 2011, and First Prize at VISA Pour L’image for “La Zone” web documentary in 2011.