JORGE BORDA

Biography

 

JORGE A. BORDA. –Vice President of UNIVERSAL VIEWS TV during 15 years and actual CEO of SPNENTERTAINMENT, is a director, producer and screenwriter with great experience, respected and internationally awarded for different written and directed productions for the most important television channels in the world and is one of the pioneers in adding fiction scenes in his documentaries with the objective of enriching historical the narratives.

With Spanish origin, he was raised in Argentina and graduated from the Dramatic Art Conservatory of La Plata. In his early twenties became a permanent actor at the theater Provincial Comedy of Buenos Aires, acting in international plays. Later on he became a resident actor at the official theater form Argentina known as Comedy. There he participated in a remarkable repertoire Argentine National.

Jorge has been the Vice President of Universal Views TV for more than 15 years achieving successes that have earned him the recognition of the public, the critics and the most prestigious institutions in the world. He focused on directing and for 4 years studied Acting Direction with Maestro OSCAR FESSLER from the Comédie Française and disciple of ERWIN PISCATOR. He studied Voice Imposing with IRINA ALEXANDROVA, disciple of STANISLAVSKI and later y assisted in actor directing seminars taught by prestigious LEE STRASBERG.

Studied direction of TV in TELEVISION ESPAÑOLA. Has taught theater seminars and courses in Spain, Panama, Bolivia and Portugal, and has been private acting coach for well known stars from Spain. As Vice-President of UNIVERSAL VIEWS TV, founded the actual SPN ENTERTAINMENT US, together with a group of professionals. Jorge has created produced and directed more than 100 documentaries and has filmed in 43 countries, and his productions had been distributed in over 70 countries in Europe, Africa, Near East and America

An important agreement has been formalized between our company and the Talent Agency Palomera Group. Palomera Group is one of the best positioned in the entertainment business, not just in the American market but also the Spanish speaking market in USA, Latin America and Spain. Starting in March 18th, Palomera Group is the representing agency of SPN for all the TV and motion picture productions. Both companies negotiated a cooperation for the film “Time of Love in Oklahoma” and the TV Series “Nelson Montero, Private Detective”. The Talent Agency Palomera Group is recognized by companies such as: Fox, Universal, Warner Brothers,  Sony,  Paramount , the digital giant Netflix, and also is present in the Latin American market by Televisa, TV Azteca, Imagen TV, Univisión, Telemundo, RCN Colombia, Caracol Colombia,  Nickelodeon, H&M, History Channel…just to mention a few.  This agreement is closing negotiations for cooperation in a series of projects for 2019/2020/2021, producing a new line to TV content and movies. We are proud to initiate this new chapter together with Palomera Group, a great addition for our new productions.

 

THEATER: ACTOR & DIRECTOR

Hamlet by W. Shakespeare (as Laertes)
Our Town by Thorton Wilder (as Narrator)
Death of a salesman by Arthur Miller (as Bill Loman)
Bodas de sangre by Federico García Lorca (as Mozo and el Novio)
La vida es un sainete by Alberto Vacarezza (as Bordenave)
El guapo del 900 by Samuel Eichelbaum (as Gualberto and Ecuménico López)
Israfel, by Abelardo Castillo (as Rufus)
El premio del bien hablar by Lope de Vega (as Martin)
When you are young by Noel Coward (as Billy Mitchel)
Family album by Noel Coward (as Richard)
The private ear by Peter Shaffer (as Ted)
El romance de un gaucho by Benito Lynch (as Heliodoro)
El deseo bajo los Olmos by Eugene O’neill (as Peter and Director)
El carnaval del diablo by Juan Oscar Ponferrada (as Rosendo)
La Llama Mágica (Director)
The street of my house by J. Onetti (as Alberto and Director)
Así es si así os parece by Pirandello (as Lamberto Laudisi)
The crime in Pigall by Norberto Bertoni, (as Roland and Co-director) …(Among many others works)

 

ACTOR IN TV SERIES

“Malevo” (as Dalmiro) 1972
“Carminia” (as Paulino Scarfo) 1973
“Show me to lover” 1973 ( as Norberto)
“The best of our life, our children”1974 (as Leonardo)
“Process to Infamy”, 1974, Film directed by Alejandro Doria (as Martin López)“Stories to not sleep” 1982 by Narciso Ibáñez Serrador

 

EXAMPLES OF SOME DOCUMENTARIES WRITTEN, PRODUCED AND DIRECTED

“Medieval Spain”, “Juan’s story”,

“Mozambique, life after death”. “True Worlds”

“Bolivia, a destiny in the world”. “La Paz has everything”

“The Masacre”.

“The forest of shadows”.

“Homeless in new York”

“Are We Losing America?”

“Limits”

“Biography: Ruben Blades and Salma Hayek” “Hollywood Small Town”

“Hollywood, living legends”

“The 13 Wonders of Spain” (13 Episodes)“Power, Glory and Dust”

“Dominicans in Manhattan”

“The Kuna Yala”

“Discovering the Past”

“Our World Today”

“The Man and His Universe”

“Beyond of Machu Pichu”

“The secrets of the Amazon”

“Colombia and Panamá”

“The Forest of the Trolls, Norway”

“The longest train in the world” (Mauritania)“The Darien Gap”

“The Tango”

“Castle of Cardona

“Burkina Faso”

“Eternal Spring, Cochabamba” (Bolivia)

 

SOME INTERNATIONAL NETWORKS WHERE HE COLLABORATED WITH

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
DISCOVERY CHANNEL
PBS
THE HISTORY CHANNEL
ITALIAN RADIOTELEVISION  RAI (Italy)
EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION NETA
FRANCE 5 (France)
CHANNEL PLUS (France)
CHANNEL PLUS (Spain) HITN
A&E
BBC (London)
ZDF2
TRT Belgesel (Turykey)
ISRAELI EDUCATIONAL TV (Israel) TELEVISION ESPAÑOLA (Spain) TV 2 (Norway)
NEDERLAND 1 (Netherlands)

RTP 2 (Portugal)

SVT (Sweden)

ERT (Greece)

 

NEW PROJECTS 2019 / 2020

FILM 

“Time of Love in Tishomingo, Oklahoma” 

 

TV MOVIE 

“Glider Ride” “Georgia’s Journey” 

 

MINI SERIES 

“Beyond the Senses” 3×90 

 

TV SERIES 

“Nelson Montero 30 x 50 Private Detective 

 

THRILLER 

“The Mirrors”
“The Last Challenge”
“The Last Trip to Virginia City” 

 

AWARDS AND SPECIAL MENTIONS

SENATE of New York Awarded JORGE A. BORDA and his production “THE JUAN’S STORY”
with the “EXCELLENCE IN THE ARTS AWARD”.

EUROPEAN TV ASSOCIATION. “The Best Script and Director” for “CARDONA, A WORLD DESTINATION”

MONTE MADRID FOUNDATION AWARD. Madrid Spain “The Best Documentary” “JUAN’S STORY”

SEPHARDIC ASSOCIATION AWARD from Spain “POWER, GLORY AND DUST”

BOLIVIA GOVERNMENT AWARD For Documentary “BOLIVIA, A WORLD DESTINATION”.

NEW ATLANTIS AWARD Spain for Best Director for TVMovie “LIMITES”

RECOGNITION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF HUMANITIES OF PANAMA FOR ITS CULTURAL WORK

Recognition of the NON PROFIT MEDICOS MUNDI for the dissemination of the Cooperation in Mozambique