About Us

Lista Calista Films emerged from the creative collaboration between scriptwriter and producer Armando Bautista García and film director Itandehui Jansen.

Armando Bautista García

Screenwriter / Producer


Armando was born in an Indigenous community in Mexico. He studied an MA in Comparative Literature and Philosophy at the Autonomous University of Barcelona with a fellowship from the FORD FOUNDATION. He participated in the Script Station of the Berlinale Talent Campus, and the Cine Qua Non Lab. He has produced award winning short films and held a grant by the Mexican Fund for Arts and Culture to write screenplays and short stories.

Itandehui Jansen

Director / Producer


Itandehui was born in Oaxaca, Mexico and studied filmmaking at the Netherlands Filmacademy. Her graduation film screened at the International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam, she participated in the Binger Film Lab and the Berlinale Talent Campus.

She has been a jury member for different festivals and has been teaching film making at different universities. At present she is a lecturer Film at the University of Edinburgh.