- Santiago, Hugo
- (Hugo Santiago Muchnik / December 12, 1939, Buenos Aires, Argentina-)Being settled in France since 1959, he studied literature, music, and philosophy. From 1959 to 1966, he was an assistant to Robert Bresson. He appeared in a few films (1971 Puntos suspensivos o Esperando a los Barbaros, Edgardo Cozarinsky, Brazil / Argentina; 1977 Colloque de Chiens, short, Raul Ruiz; 1983 Les Trois Couronnes du Matelot, Raul Ruiz; 1987 Résidence surveillée, Frédéric Compain). He produced Eduardo de Gregorio's Sérail / USA: Surreal State (1976).Filmography◘ Los contrabandistas (short; Argentina)◘ Los Taitas (short; also co-screenwriter; Argentina)1969 ◘ Invasion (also co-screenwriter; Argentina)1974 ◘ Les Autres (also co-screenwriter)1979 ◘ Ecoute voir . . . (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist)1986 ◘ Les Trottoirs de Saturne / Las veredas de Sat-urno (also co-screenwriter, actor; France / Argentina)◘ Electre (shot in 16-mm)◘ La Geste gibeline / La Gesta gibelina (En torno a la Orestiada) (also screenwriter, dialogist; France / Argentina)◘ Enumérations◘ La Voix humaine◘ La Fable des Continents◘ La Vie de Galilée1994 ◘ Christophe Coin, le Musicien (documentary)1995 ◘ Maurice Blanchot (documentary; also co-screenwriter)◘ Mosaiques et Beethoven (documentary)◘ Maria Bethânia do Brasil (documentary)◘ Le Loup de la Côte Ouest / El lobo de la Costa Oeste (also co-screenwriter, co-dialogist; France / Portugal / Argentina)
Encyclopedia of French film directors . Philippe Rège. 2011.