Pablo Castrillo Maortua
Pablo Castrillo Maortua holds a BA degree in Audiovisual Communication and Postgraduate Diploma in Art Studies from the University of Navarra (2009), winner of the National Award for Excellence in Academic Performance. Fulbright scholarship granted by the Ministry of Education for the extension of studies in the United States (2010-2013). Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting by Loyola Marymount University (2013). PhD degree in Communication from the University of Navarra (2017).
During his stay in the United States he developed internships in companies such as The Combine (Kill The Messenger, The Founder) and Kurtzman & Orci (Sleepy Hollow, Now You See Me). Scriptwriter for short and feature films, and teacher in the BA bilingual programme in Audiovisual Communication at the University of Navarra, where he is also Deputy Director of the MA programme in Screenwriting.
His doctoral thesis examines the American political thriller, on which he has published articles and book chapters on both film and television.