Joaquín Calderón has dedicated most of his professional life on acting. His experience as an actor in the theatrical world, film and television, leads him to direct film projects.
In 2007 he launched in the direction of the film "Sahara is Not For Sale," winner of the Audience Award at the Documenta Madrid Festival '08. In the following years, he began his work as a writer and producer with the documentary "Sarasate, The King of the Violin". With this push, Joaquin Calderon decided to launch his own production company in 2013: Arquetipo Comunication.
At the same time, he wrote and directed the awarded short film "The Walker" produced by Arquetipo Comunication. Recently he has been part of the filmmaking workshop by the Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami in Barcelona where he developed, produced and film a short film in ten days.
His last two productions are "Sarasate alive!", an audiovisual production for Symphonic Orchestra and a virtuoso violinist who premiered in July '15 with great success, and that will visit different cities in Europe, and the musical biopic documentary film “Sarasate the King of the Violin” which was shown at the Cannes Marche du Film getting great reviews and will be released in Autumn '15
Name: Joaquin Calderon
Lives in: Pamplona, Spain
Occupation: Director, Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Filmmaker, Narrator, Acting Teacher, Casting Director, Line Producer, Production Manager and Theatre Director