Fina Torres Biography
Fina Torres is a film director. She became known by winning la CamÃ©ra d'Or award at the 1985 Cannes Film Festival with her directorial debut film, Oriana.Â She studied design, photography and journalism in Venezuela and later on film at the Institut des hautes Ã©tudes cinÃ©matographiques in Paris. She now lives in Mexico and the United States.
Â She continues to work with film projects related to Latin America as well as giving workshops in direction and script writing in Venezuela. Her notable works include MÃ©caniques cÃ©lestes (Celestial Clockwork) (1995), Woman on Top (2000), Habana Eva ("Havana Eva" (2008).