Paula Astorga Riestra

Paula Astorga Riestra is an artistic director of Doclisboa Film Festival. Since August 2022, Astorga has been head of studies at the Producer's Lab Open Doors, Locarno Film Festival. She is a consultant and international advisor for audiovisual projects, especially in development and exhibition. In 2012, she was named and decorated a Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters by the French government for her work in audiovisual culture. As a producer, she produced the feature documentary Omar Y Gloria by Jaime Cohen Ades (2017), and more recently Trigal by Anabel Caso (2022), the winner of three Diosas de Plata awards in 2024, among others. She is the executive and founding Director of the seminar The Audience of the Future FICUNAM.