Rodrigo Barriuso is a Cuban-Canadian filmmaker. His short film For Dorian (12) won the Best Canadian Film Award at InsideOut, Toronto's LGBT Film Festival, as well as the Best Short Film Award at Mix Copenhagen and the LGBT Film Festival in Torino. His debut feature, A Translator, had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in 2018 as part of the international fiction competition and won awards for best direction at the Shanghai International Film Festival and the International Film Festival. cinema of Pune. Rodrigo is developing his next feature film, in which the self-determination and identity of a transgender woman are challenged as she loses her memory because of Alzheimer's.