After realizing the short film KAOLO’ (2010) Giancarlo Sánchez commences at the Netherlands Film Academy. During his study he directs several music videos. He graduates with GAMEBOY (2014) which was awarded the Topkapi Films Fiction Award and receives a nomination for the Tuschinski Award at The Netherlands Film Festival. The film wins Best Youth Film during the Sehsuchte International Student Filmfestival in Babelsberg. Last year he co-directed the youth drama series “4JIM” (KRO-NCRV). In 2016 he directed HORIZON. The film was awarded the Dutch Academy Award Best Television Drama.