Hugo Codinach Domenech

Hugo Codinach Domenech

Director and filmmaker in Los Angeles, California

About Hugo

Multi-disciplinary artist, Creative Director and Filmmaker Hugo C. Domenech was born and raised in Barcelona, Spain where he studied Film and Design. He has won a Silver Laus (ADG-FAD, most prestigious National Design Awards in Spain) and several nominations for his motion graphics work.

ALWAYS WITH YOU is his latest short film, which marks Hugo’s first foray into the US film market.

Since 2011, the motion graphics piece PINCEL DE ZORRO, which he directed and animated, has earned acclaim across the globe for its combination of live shots and 3D projecting techniques, bringing to life the illustrations of the book and creating a unique fantastical visual experience.

He is responsible for the Main Tittle sequence of movies such as SURROGATES, THE FINAL DESTINATION, FAME and KILLERS.

When he is not working in film or graphics, he loves to invent new creations to use in filmmaking. For this latest film, he created a video tap system for the Super 8 camera which allowed to used it in Steadicam and slider without the need of constantly having to look through the viewfinder.

Name: Hugo Codinach Domenech

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Occupation: Director and Filmmaker


  • Always with You

    Always with You (2016)
    Film (short) by Roger (Drama, Fantasy, Romance and Short) Director A depressed old man who has just about given up on the world since the death of his beloved wife, comes back to life after the rediscovery of an old super 8 film.

  • There Be Dragons

    There Be Dragons (2011)
    Film (Biography, Drama and War) Miscellaneous Crew A young journalist long ago rejected by his now aged and dying father finds himself investigating one of his father's former friends, a candidate for canonization. Uncovering the two men's complicated relationship from childhood through the horrors of the Spanish Civil War unveils a compelling drama filled with passion, betrayal, love and religion. An action packed story set during a murderous time in history that ultimately serves the present by revealing the importance and timeless power of forgiveness. Written by Anonymous

  • The Final Destination

    The Final Destination (2009)
    Film (Horror) Visual effects In a car race in McKinley Speedway, twenty-something Nick has a premonition of a deadly car crash with many casualties in the audience and convinces his girlfriend Lori and his friends Hunt and Janet to leave the place. They are followed by the security guard; a racist guy; a mother with her children and a mechanic, that are saved from death. When the racist guy and the mother die in mysterious and creepy incidents, Nick and Lori research and find many similar cases in Internet. They try to lure The Ripper to break the chain of deadly events and survive, but destiny does not help them. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Fame

    Fame (2009)
    Film (Comedy, Drama, Musical and Romance) Miscellaneous Crew An updated version of the musical Fame (1980), which centered on the students of the New York Academy of Performing Arts.


  • Silver Laus


  • EMAV

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