Jaime Fidalgo was born in Madrid, Spain, but raised in Guadalajara, México, where he spent his childhood and adolescence and found his passion for movie making. At age 18, he began his quest for a film career that catapulted him to cities such as Madrid, New York—for the One-Year Filmmaking Program at the New York Film Academy—, and Vancouver, to study the craft of screenwriting at the Vancouver Film School. To date, he has written and directed ten short films that have received official selections and awards in a variety of international film festivals. Jaime is currently in the development stages of his debut feature film, Levantón, a complex psychological thriller.