Director, Rebolucion Argentina
Luciano Podcaminsky was born in Buenos Aires and studied media at Universidad de Buenos Aires, and moved on to study film at FUC. He also took courses on film direction with Pino Solanas and Rodolfo Hermida, and studied copywriting at the Argentine Advertising Association.
He started in advertising working as a copywriter for several advertising agencies, and moved to working in top production companies in Buenos Aires as an assistant director. In approximately 1995 he started directing and has received awards from the most well-known festivals in the world: Cannes, El Sol de San Sebastian, One Show, D&AD de Londres, Clio, Fiap, Martin Fierro, Ojo de Iberoamerica, Diente.
In 2005 he was part of the Saatchi & Saatchi New Director’s Showcase in Cannes. In 2006, Luciano was ranked by the Gunn Report as 4th in the list of most award-winning directors in the world, and in 2009 appeared number 15 at the Gunn Report 10 years consolidated tables 1999-2008.
His first feature film, The Third Pint, was selected for the 2007 Buenos Aires International Independent Film Festival and was also selected at the 2008 Edinburgh International Film Festival as one of the best of the festival films.
His experiences as a juror includes the following festivals: Clio 2008 and London festival in 2009-2010 and Ojo de Iberoamérica 2009. In June 2012, at Centro Cultural Recoleta Buenos Aires Argentina, he opened his first personal art exhibition, with the works: Sundead, Just Married, Room Available, Private Dinner And Daily Pill. In September 2016, Luciano was selected for Bury the Lead, a group art show at Artshare, Los Angeles, California.