Advertising Film Director

Cucho Olivares

Cucho is a highly awarded Chilean-born film director with vast experience in advertising, animation, photography, and video art performances.


He has been a Cannes Lions Finalist, a laureate at the London International Advertising Awards, and has received multiple ACHAP awards, including Best Director for three consecutive years. With many Gold and Silver Prizes at numerous advertising festivals worldwide.


Cucho has established himself as one of Latin America's most respected advertising directors, his creative vision involves exploring new ways of storytelling, using innovative narrative and technical methods for each project.


His passion for various styles, including emotional, fashion, graphic, and vignettes, is evident in his work.


Cucho expresses himself by creating 3D art and NFTs. His artistry was recognized at the Gallery Weekend Chile’s art exhibit in 2022.


As the Creative Director and partner at Bigscreen, Cucho oversees Digital Signage, 3D, and animation projects. He is also a partner and Creative Director in Kaos-Post, a Chile-based post-production boutique, and in El Taller Digital in Peru and Chile, where he develops 360 campaigns and multimedia content for clients.


Cucho's representation extends to various countries, including Mexico, Ecuador (WhiskyCo.), Peru (ChitaFilms), Argentina, and the US (SagaStudios), Chile (Coma), and for the US Latin Market with 1836 Agency in Florida.


Cucho is fluent in both English and Spanish and enjoys traveling.