Fernando Blanco was born in The Dominican Republic. He is a producer, writer and director. He studied film at UASD School (Dominican Republic), and obtained a Masters in Screenwriting, Narrative & Audiovisual Creativity from the University of Sevilla in Spain. His work includes the short films Lealtad Nocturna (2010), El Delivery (2013), and A Day of Luck (2014). He is currently working on the postproduction of his first feature film, the documentary Por eso vengo al río.