Nicolás Batlle

Executive Producer

Co-Manager of the production
company Magoya Films S.A.

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Upon majoring on production at the ENERC School (INCAA) he received an advanced degree at the International Film and Television School at San Antonio de los Baños (EICTV), Cuba.

Since 1997 he has been a Co-Manager of Magoya Films S.A.,where he has produced many award-winning documentaries, such as Rerum Novarum (2001 – Silver Condor Award for Best Documentary of Argentina). Executive producer of the Documentary Mundo Alas, co-directed and starring León Gieco (2009), winner a Film Academy of Argentina Award, Clarín Award for Best Documentary and Silver Condor for Best Documentary of Argentina 2009. Nominated for the Grammy Awards. Producer of Hacerme Feriante (Becoming a Stallholder), XII BAFICI, Sur Award 2011.

He co- executive produced the fiction films Palabra por Palabra (Word by Word) (2008), Rodney (2009), Tres Deseos (Three Wishes) (2009), Paco (2010), Cruzadas (Across) (2011), El décimo infierno (10th hell) (2011) and Caño Dorado (Golden Pole) (2011), co-produced with Spain. He’s currently developing Wakolda (2012) directed by Lucía Puenzo, based on her original novel; for Historias Cinematográficas SA – Luis Puenzo – in co-production with Spain, France, Mexico, Norway and Germany.

In 2004, he attended the BAlab (BAFICI) and Produire au Sud (Nantes, France). He has been a juror at several INCAA contests like Opera Prima (First Work), Historias Breves (Brief Stories), Programa País (Country Programme) and Raymundo Glezer (2006 – 2010). Member of the INCAA’s Grant Committee (2011 – 2012)
His films have been distinguished by Institutions such as INCAA, INADI, Ibermedia Programme, SIGNIS, Hubert Bals Fund, Dirk Vandersypen Award, Produire Au Sud, Premio de Cronistas de Espectáculos (Film Press Award), Clarín Award, Sur Award of the Film Academy of Argentina, at the Havana Film Festival and the development award at Cinecittá Luce at the Cannes International Film Festival.

His films have been selected at Festivals of the likes of Berlin, Toulouse, Valladolid, Malaga, Lleida, Rome, Kiev, Manheim, Bafici, Mumbai, Mar del Plata, Pantalla Pinamar, Guadalajara, Rio de Janeiro, Havana and Nantes.

For Television he has produced the shows Pueblos originarios (Native Peoples): Tobas (2007), Cuerpos Metálicos (Metallic Bodies) (2010), Espacios de Memoria (Spaces of Memory) (2011) and Una Gira Diferente (A Different Tour) (2008-10) for Channel Encuentro of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology of Argentina, FUNDTV Award, ATVC and Prix Jenausse (Germany). Also for TV he produced the fictions En la escuela (At school) / Entre horas (In Between Hours) and El paraíso (Paradise) (Channel 7 – Public TV), winner of the contests INCAA – UNSAM – MINPLAN. He has produced commercial ads in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Ecuador, Italy and Japan.

He has trained producers, directors and documentarians in Argentina, Bolivia, Cuba, Ecuador, Guatemala, Costa Rica and Venezuela. He teaches at ENERC (INCAA) and CIC (Argentina), IUNA (Argentina), CFP-SICA (Argentina) and EICTV (Cuba) and is a lecturer of the XXI IBERMEDIA Programme.

He is a member of the following associations: APIMA, FAPCA (producers), ADN (documentary filmmakers), CAPPA (Public network TV producers) and the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences of Argentina.

He is a member of the Board of Directors of APIMA (Association of Independent Producers of Audiovisual Media of Argentina) for the term 2010 – 2014, to CAPPA-TV and to the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences of Argentina for the same term.

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