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Álvaro Ron, director and producer More information at:

Alvaro Ron started his career at age16 writing and producing a night show for Radio Salud /Onda Cero in Barcelona. In 2001 he wrote, produced and directed his own musical play: "An Evening in Broadway" for which The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art selected him as one of the 6 youngest talented directors of that year. He then received the SGAE Grant (Spanish Society of Authors, Composers and Publishers) and the La Caixa Fellowship to study Film Directing at UCLA and later at The Los Angeles Film School.

He has written and directed 7 Award Winning short films including "Summer Splendor" (official music video for Pink Martini's "Splendor in the Grass), "The Yawn Jar" with James Merendino and "Behind the Curtain" starring Emmy Award Winner Peter MacNicol. He has also directed and executive produced the critically acclaimed TV Show "La Chica de Ayer" (the Spanish adaptation from the BBC original series "Life on Mars") for Antena 3 TV.

He is currently directing "Los Protegidos", awarded Best New Show by the Critics (Festival de Television de Vitoria 2010) and the audience (Premis TAC 2011), and working on the adaptation of a novel for El Capitan Pictures.

His producer credits include features like "Girls Never Call" (Nacho Manubens), "Mia Sarah" (Gustavo Ron), "Americano" (Kevin Noland. Starring Josh Jackson, Dennis Hopper and Leonor Varela) and "Green Zone" for Universal Pictures, Working Title and Antena 3 Films, directed by Paul Greengrass and starring Matt Damon, Amy Ryan and Greg Kinnear.

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