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Freelance filmmaker, he works for Production Companies, Advertising Agencies, Communication Agencies, Private Companies, Public Institutions and Foundations making audiovisual products for their diffusion.

More than thirty years in the audiovisual sector as an independent professional have allowed him to acquire a wide experience in the making of the most diverse audiovisual products: Commercials, Corporate Videos, Institutional Videos, Reports, Documentaries, Video Clips, TV Programs, Series and fiction products.

In addition to an accredited recognition for the high quality of his work, passion, emotion and empathy are the key differential of the creations of Carles Mestres.

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My professional beginnings were in television programs -channels such as channel+,TVE, TV3and the Germans D.W. and SAT1- for which I made reports and television shows of different formats and duration. In parallel, I made advertising products for Producers and Advertising Agencies.

Over the course of my career I have alternated and combined the tasks of Realization and of Direction of photography in many audiovisual works of various narrative registers:  Documentaries, Commercial Videos, TV Series, Short Films and feature films.

The combination of the Realization and the Direction of photography has been fundamental for me, and an important added value, being the Realization the most demanded by my clients and the one that personally I am most passionate about at the moment.

I work meticulously and intensely, with serenity in the face of challenges, taking care of all the details and savoring each step of the work. My goal: to becapable of transmitting and arousing emotionsin those to whom each commission is directed, that public that we do not see, but that is the final recipient of the stories, just as we have imagined them.
For me it is essentialcapture the soul of the message and make each creation, each audiovisual production exclusive, different and innovative.


Academic Member


Terra de pa

Zapping Awards 2024  for best Local Television program 2023

Bicycle, Spoon, Apple

Gaudi award for best documentary film 2011
Goya award for best documentary feature film 2011

José María Forqué Award for the best documentary 2011

Official Section Out of Competition in the San Sebastian International Film Festival 2010

Brava Victoria 

Award for best film in the VI edition of the Memorimage - Reus International Film Festival 2012

6 nominations in the Goya Awards 2012

Jacques Leonard, the payo Chac
Nominee for best documentary Goya Awards 2013

Serrat and Sabina. The symbol and the friend

Award nominee Gaudi 2014for best film Documentary film

Gillette - Hombre Lija

Premio del Jurado: Sol de Oro-marketing promocional 2010
Premio del Jurado: Sol de Bronce-sol de platino 2010

Festival Iberoamericano de la Comunicación Publicitaria 2010

Vodafone 'Benditos Malvados' 

Premio del Jurado: Sol de Bronce en el Festival Iberoamericano de la Comunicación Publicitara 2011

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