Eugenio Caballero

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Eugenio Caballero grew up in Mexico City. After studying art history and film history in Florence, Italy, his career as a production designer began in Mexico, with award-winning works on MTV and short films. Soon, he began working on feature films as a production designer, which is responsible for the visual concept of a film, the design style for settings, locations, graphics, accessories, lighting, camera angles and costumes, while working closely with the director and the producer. Caballero's credits include about 30 films, 20 of them as a production designer and assistant decorator. He has worked with directors Jim Jarmusch, J.A. Bayona, Baz Luhrmann, Alfonso Cuarón, Sebastián Cordero, Russell Mlcahy among others. With the film A Monster Calls, directed by JA Bayona, he won a Goya, his third nomination for this award and the Gaudí Prize. Caballero designed the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics, for director Daniele Finzi, with whom he also collaborated with Cirque du Soleil in the show "Luzia" in 2016. Caballero has been nominated 5 times for the Ariel prize, the main film award in Mexico, of which he has won two.

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