Mijaíl Peralta

Journalist and filmmaker. He studied Screenplay and Documentary Development at the Film Institute of Madrid (Spain) and the Film School of Chile (Santiago de Chile). He has worked as a reporter and editor for newspapers such as El Caribe, and has also been responsible for the press and audiovisual contents of entities such as the RD and Caribbean Documentary Festival (RDOC), Centro Cultural Eduardo León Jiménez, Comprehensive Care for Early Childhood (INAIPI) and the Dominican Embassy in France. He has written and directed some fiction short films and documentaries, including Food;, under the GVC – Sparring Partner program; Earth Women (Cesal Dominicana), and Champion (3rd Place Contest VII Santo Domingo International Short Film Festival-UASD and Best Short Film Independent International Film Festival of Santiago). He is currently on development of his first feature film Brown & Black, a narrative feature about the life of two shiner boys in the streets of Santo Domingo.