Alonso Ruiz Palacios



Born in Mexico City in 1978, he studied Direction in his home town and subsequently trained as an actor at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. A writer and director for the stage, cinema and television, his first film Café Paraíso was promptly invited to numerous international film festivals where it also won awards. He also directed The Cú Bird’s Last Song (2010) and Güeros (2014).