Writer/Director Claudia Llosa was born in Lima in 1976. Her film Madeinusa, developed at the Sundance Screenwriters lab in Los Angeles was the recipient of the best original script at the Havana film festival and has gone to win praise at numerous international festivals.
Claudia achieved her degree in cinematographic direction in 1998 and a Masters Degree in TV and Cinema Script at the “Escuela de Artes y Cine TAI”, Madrid, Spain. She then went on to specialize in Cinematographic Direction at NYU, University in New York.
Claudia previously directed the short film, Seeing Martina in 2004. Madinusa was her first feature film. And a couple of days ago her film "Milk of Sorrow" was the winner of the Berlin Golden Bear Award.
Bravo Claudia. Arriba Peru!!!