About the Director


Denis Rovira Van Boekholt is considered as one of the new generation of Spanish Fantastic Film genre directors. After shooting three multi-awarded short-films “Angel”, “Lazarus Taxon” and “The Faucet”, July 21st 2019 marks the release of his first feature as a director and co-writer the Supernatural thriller/Horror “La Influencia” (aka “The Influence”) with a renowned Spanish cast as Emma Suárez, Maggie Civantos, Alain Hernández or Manuela Vellés.

 “La Influencia” was distributed by Sony Pictures and positioned top 5 and top 10 during almost a month in Spanish box office ranking. Also available for audience worldwide in Netflix from October  2019. 

Denis has been working since 2003 as an international TV commercials freelance director for major brands and clients like: Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Philips, Vodafone, F.C. Barcelona, Hoteles.com, OTE, Nestlé, Ferrero, La Caixa, Banc Sabadell, Pfizer etc. He has worked several times with agencies such as McCann Erickson, DDB, JWT, Leo Burnett, Euro RSCG, Young & Rubicam or Wunderman to name a few. 

Denis shot in many countries around the globe as USA, China, Thailand, Spain, Russia, Mexico, Ukraine, Portugal, Hungary, UAE or Croatia. 

His commercials won two Effie Awards and were competing in the Lion Cannes Advertising Festival. 

As an established active TVC director, Denis still takes time to currently develop new feature films as writer/director for the Spanish and International market.  

More info on director´s  IMDb page.