Maria Teresa Larrain, Chile
Maria Teresa Larrain was born in Chile in 1951. She moved to Canada in 1976 and graduated in Radio and Television Arts at the Ryerson University in Toronto. She has worked as an independent filmmaker for over 25 years. Her character-driven films deal with issues of social justice (diversity, inclusion, “otherness”). She has directed El Juicio de Pascual Pichun, Dolores, Looking for Findley and Amor Amargo.