Dominga Sotomayor Castillo studied Audiovisual Directing at Universidad Católica de Chile, and a Masters in Directing at ESCAC in Barcelona. She developed her first feature Thursday till Sunday at the Cannes Cinéfondation. The film won the Tiger Award in Rotterdam and was screened in more than a hundred festivals. In 2013 she co-directed The Island (CPH:LAB), that also won the Tiger. In 2015 she premiered her mid-length Mar at Berlinale, and Here in Lisbon, a collective film produced by IndieLisboa. In 2018 she will premiere Too late to die young at the Concorso Internazionale in Locarno, while producing various films in Cinestación.