Santi was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 1975.

He started his career in 1997 working at a production company and Film Processing Lab making all kinds of activities. From camera assistant, film loader, editor, grip, coffee deliver to file U-Matic video archiver on a big dusty basement.

During that period he attended the Film University (Universidad del Cine) conducting studies such as Cinematography and Film Direction as well as Music at the EMBA (School of Music of Buenos Aires).

Experimental short films, paragliding, video art, a progressive-rock band, photos, are the works he carried out as he advance his studies in filmmaking and music.

After venturing into several Tv series, where he began his career as director´s assistant and Second Unit Director with a 16mm Bolex camera, in 2003 he starts working as a Director’s Assistant in the most important production houses of Argentina and internationals, attending top international directors.

In July 2008, begins directing.
In 2011 he joined the staff of directors at Primo.

Santi’s goals are to experiment, observe and take knowledge of different cultures and lifestyles, learning and projecting his observation through cinematographic art.