Eduardo Sánchez (director)

Eduardo Miguel Sánchez-Quiros (born December 20, 1968) is a Cuban-born American director, most famous for co-directing and writing the 1999 psychological horror The Blair Witch Project with Daniel Myrick.[1]

Eduardo Sánchez
Eduardo Miguel Sánchez-Quiros

(1968-12-20) December 20, 1968 (age 51)
OccupationDirector, producer, screenwriter, editor
Spouse(s)Stefanie De Cassan

Born in 1968, Sánchez moved to Spain with his family at the age of two, before settling in the United States in 1972.[2] He studied television production at Montgomery College in Maryland [3][4] and obtained his B.A. degree from the University of Central Florida Film Department where he studied with Dr. Mary C. Johnson and Dr. Charles Harpole.[5] In 1999, Sánchez was joint-recipient of the inaugural Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award.


Feature films

Short films

Web series

  • ParaAbnormal (2009)
  • Four Corners of Fear (2013)

Television episodes


  1. ^ Otto, Jeff. "Directors Ed Sánchez and Dan Myrick Discuss 'Blair Witch' Influence". BloodyDisgusting.
  2. ^ [1][dead link]
  3. ^ "His Life After Blair Witch". Insights - Fall '02. Montgomery College. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
  4. ^ "Film Special". Washington Post. 30 June 1999. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
  5. ^ [2][dead link]

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