Aida Vallejo

Film historian Aida Vallejo teaches at the Universidad del País Vasco’s Faculty of Fine Arts. Her specialization is on auteur documentaries, a field in which she has experience as a screenwriter, critic, researchers, and teacher. Vallejo graduated in Theory and Practice of Auteur Documentary Film from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, where she studied the narratology of contemporary documentary film and wrote her doctoral thesis in the Department of Film History. She spent seven years studying the aesthetics of contemporary documentary film and its distribution through the international film festival network, with a special emphasis on the eastern part of Europe. She publishes the blog researchondocumentaryfilm.blogspot.com.