World Talent House

Analeine Cal Y Mayor


She is a Mexican director and writer, with Spanish nationality as well, perfectly bilingual. She has experience in film and television. She has directed 4 feature films: her debut feature THE BOY WHO SMELLS LIKE FISH, a co-production with Canada spoken entirely in English and starring Zöe Kravitz and Ariadna Gil with which she won the best script award in Los Angeles at the 2013 WIFTS Visionary Awards. (Women International Film and Television Showcase). Her second feature film LA VOZ DE UN SUEÑO premiered at the Morelia International Film Festival and is currently available on Netflix. Her third film is “DONDE LOS PÁJAROS VAN A MORIR a dark comedy. In 2022 she released her fourth film: BOOK OF LOVE a co-production with England filmed in Chiapas, and produced by Buzzfeed International, starring Sam Claflin and Veronica Echegui. During the most recent edition of the Morelia International Film Festival, Analeine presented her most recent documentary “SWEET DEATH, which she made in England, Holland and Mexico and which talks about Dr. Philip Nitschke (Dr. Death), one of the most active spokespersons for euthanasia worldwide.

She has extensive experience in television series, among her works the following stand out: the drama AMARRES for Turner launched in 2020, the suspense series ELLA CAMINA SOLA for VIX. Within the comedy genre she directed MADRE SOLO HAY DOS, CONTRA LAS CUERDAS for Netflix, also for this streaming service the series OJITOS DE HUEVO, a bittersweet comedy that has had a great reception in Mexico; chronicles the path of comedian Alexis through the world of stand-up. The series MALA FORTUNA premiered for Amazon Prime, a comedy-tinged drama sterilized by Macarena Achaga. Analeine is currently filming a series for Amazon.