Alvaro Gago Diaz


Alvaro Gago is a born and raised Galician filmmaker. After graduating with honours in both Audiovisual Communication and Music, he moved to Chicago where he studied theatre at North Park University.

In 2009 he moved to London to further his film education and enrolled in the MA Filmmaking at the London Film School. As part of his course, Alvaro edited the documentary Skin and the short fiction Lipstick – both films screening and winning awards at many film festivals in Europe and South America.

In 2013 he graduated with Distinction from the LFS with the film Curricán. As well as working in London as a freelance editor, Alvaro is writing his next short fiction film and teaching film at the Young for Film School.


Alvaro Gago Diaz

MA Filmmaking
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LFS Filmography

Eleven, EDITOR, RED, 30m, Matchbox Productions, 2014
No Strings, EDITOR, Alexa, 25m, LFS, 2014
Dilip’s Castle, EDITOR, BlackMagic, 18m, LFS, 2014
Thieves, EDITOR, Sony F55, 21m, LFS, 2014
Las Pequeñas Cosas, EDITOR, RED, 27m, Inicia Films & LFS, 2014
Curricán, DIRECTOR/EDITOR, 16mm, 16m, GMP & LFS, 2013
Tie Games, EDITOR, 16mm, 9m, LFS, 2013
Lipstick, EDITOR, 35mm, 9m, LFS, 2012
Skin, EDITOR, HD, 18m, LFS, 2011
Doremi, DIRECTOR/EDITOR, HD, 20m, The Other Self, 2010