Marina Díaz López
Marina Díaz López holds a doctorate in Film History from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. She was a member of the editorial board of Secuencias: Revista de Historia del cine from 1996 to 2010. She is in charge of the film and audiovisual office of the Instituto Cervantes (Madrid). In collaboration with Alberto Elena, she had edited two collections of essays on Latin American cinema: Tierra en trance. Elcine latinoamericano en 100 películas/Latin-American Cinema in 100 Films (Alianza Editorial, 1999) and The Cinema of Latin America (Wallflower Press, 2000). She has also authored various articles on Mexican musical cinema. She is currently in the initial stages of developing a history of ‘Cinema in Spanish’.