Juan Manuel Aragón
Juan Manuel Aragón (Murcia, 1976) is a screenwriter (Factoría del Guión) and film director as well as co-founder of Mesa5 Producciones. With this producer he has written and directed the following short films: ‘El Despido’ (2014), ‘I Feel Lost’ (2012, with a screenplay by Raúl Prieto), ‘Peluquero Futbolero’ (2012), ‘Je Déteste’ (2011), ‘El Caballero de la Voz Ronca’ (2009) and ‘Telemarketing Nation’ (2008). He is currently on the Board of Directors of the PNR Association (Plataforma Nuevos Realizadores) where he works to promote and generate awareness of short films. His other great passion is the radio – in which he directed and produced the cinema program ‘Érase Una Vez… El Cine’ from 2005 to 2011. This won the “ACE Radio 2010” award for the best cinema program and its specific attention to the world of short films.