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BIRTH PRODUCTIONS ENLIST AUGUSTO GIMÉNEZ ZAPIOLA.
2 July 2021

Birth Productions say they have signed "a true mentor" in the shape of Argentine director Augusto Giménez Zapiola for French representation.

A popular figure both at home and abroad, Zapiola has enjoyed nearly thirty years in the commercial arena. He even founded his own production company, Argentinacine, in 1999, so he knows a thing or two about life in the hot seat.

Naturally, Birth founder and executive producer Hugo Legrand Nathan is pleased to have Zapiola's "immeasurable experience and knowledge of film production" on tap.


Legrand-Nathan adds: "We are very proud to welcome Augusto. He's such a great director who leads his actors with incredible enthusiasm. He's also a master of dry comedy with a human touch."


Hugo and the team passionately drive every project and really care.

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Zapiola's light touch came in handy when he shot this 40" commercial for hotel outfit Accor. Actions speak louder than words for Paris Saint-Germain trio Angel di Maria, Kylian Mbappe, and Neymar, as they outclass a bloke who's rallied by the chain's best price guarantee.


It's also Zapiola's first time working with Birth, and made his decision to join straightforward: "I'm really pleased to join Birth," the Argentine says. "Hugo and the team passionately drive every project and really care."

To discuss a potential collaboration with Augusto Giménez Zapiola in France, ring Birth's Hugo Legrand-Nathan on +33 9 53 28 46 58 or email hugo@birth.tv.

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