Pilar Sánchez Díaz has worked as director of photography on more than 20 titles, both documentary and fiction. She was director of photography for the film “Carmen y Lola”, selected in the Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes 2018, nominated for 8 Goyas, (including best film, screenplay and new direction) and winning 2 statuettes.
This successes was followed by titles such as “La familia perfecta”, one of the highest grossing films of its year, “De caperucita a loba” produced by Bowfinger and the second auteur film directed by Arantxa Echevarría entitled “Chinas” the filming of which is due to take place in the summer of 2022, followed by the filming of “Politicos” in the fall of 2022.
Her works have been awarded at national and international festivals such as
Palm Springs Festival, Guadalajara Film Festival, Flicker Fest Australia,… Winner of the award for Best Cinematography at the International Film Festival Brescia (Italy), Pilar says “light is that magic that transforms things, that makes them reach the heart”.