Julio Medem

Film, TV

Julio Médem (San Sebastián) is one of the most prestigious film writers and directors in Spain. With his first feature “Vacas” he won the Goya for Best New Director, and with ‘Lucía y el Sexo,’ he received 11 nominations at these awards, including best direction, screenplay, and film. His features “La ardilla roja”, “Tierra” and “Los amantes de Círculo Polar” also received numerous awards, both nationally and internationally. Medem has also created short films and the documentaries like “La pelota vasca: la piel contra la Piedra”, widely acclaimed by the critics.