Eduardo Sánchez (director)

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Eduardo Sánchez
Born Eduardo Miguel Sánchez-Quiros
(1968-12-20) December 20, 1968 (age 49)
La Habana, Cuba
Occupation Director, producer, screenwriter, editor
Spouse(s) Stefanie De Cassan

Eduardo Miguel Sánchez-Quiros (born December 20, 1968) is a Cuban-born American director, most famous for co-directing and writing the 1999 psychological horror The Blair Witch Project with Daniel Myrick.[1]

Born in 1968, Sánchez moved to Spain with his family at the age of two, before settling in the United States in 1972.[2] He studied television production at Montgomery College in Maryland [3][4] and obtained his B.A. degree from the University of Central Florida Film Department where he studied with Dr. Mary C. Johnson and Dr. Charles Harpole.[5] In 1999, Sánchez was joint-recipient of the inaugural Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award.

Filmography[edit]

Feature films

Short films

Web series

  • ParaAbnormal (2009)
  • Four Corners of Fear (2013)

Television episodes

Eastbound and Down (2010): Season 2, KP's dad

References[edit]

  1. ^ Otto, Jeff. "Directors Ed Sánchez and Dan Myrick Discuss 'Blair Witch' Influence". BloodyDisgusting.
  2. ^ [1][dead link]
  3. ^ "His Life After Blair Witch". Insights - Fall '02. Montgomery College. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
  4. ^ "Film Special". Washington Post. 30 June 1999. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
  5. ^ [2][dead link]

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