In 1968, Roberto Santiago was conceived in Madrid and after joining the Faculty of Communication Sciences of Madrid he considered studying image and sound. Santiago is a screenwriter for TV programs, editorial chief for publicizing workplaces in Madrid, producer of video clasps and at present, he has published different types of books. One of the books is the Los Futbolísimos, a phenomenon that has ended up being one of the kids’ accumulations, and right now it can be found in the market in several dialects. His underlying novel, The Thief of lies, was among the shortlisted for the steamboat prize. Santiago was honored with the Edebé Children’s Literature Award with Jon and fear machine. At the Universidad Complutense, Santiago established literary tasks at the School of Letters of Madrid.
Roberto Santiago has formed and composed, different movies, among them is: The Longest Penalty Shot in the World – assigned for the Goya for Best Screenplay, The Suicide Club (established on the novel by Robert Stevenson), the Global coproduction Ivan’s dream (bolstered by Unicef for its children’s qualities), The End of Road (shot absolutely in St. James way), not deserting the Independent Horror Comedy Harvest (honored as the best film at the Festival of Terror Oregon). While his short Roulette partook in the official list of the Cannes Film Festival. Besides, Santiago worked like scriptwriter and executive in several television series.
In theater, Santiago formed Eight Basque surnames and The Other Side of the Bed – Telón Prize to the Author Revelation receptions. Santiago is likewise a screenwriter of various humor programs with Televisión Española. In addition, he has different published books which earned him different awards. Sometime back, he was a video and advertising clips director and come 1999, he organized the short film Ruleta, which shares within the Official Section of the Cannes Film Festival. While in 2000, Santiago coordinated and composed his first play – Share 38, which earned the Enrique Llovet Award for Best Theatrical Text of 1999. In 2001, Santiago came with an additional vast screen debut regarding the component film Happy Men in 2001. Santiago has wide aptitudes in composing and as a writer he figured out how to publish various kinds of books that touches children and youth among different fields. For example, the social affair of football and interest books (The Futbolísimos) that became a publishing phenomena and potential buyers can get it in various lingos.