- Son of Argentine Jewish parents.
- Grew up in Spain.
- Developed his film career in Mexico.
- His work in Rambo: Last Blood (2019) was nominated for a National Film & TV Awards for Best Director and a Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Director.
- Worked as an assistant director with filmmakers like Oliver Stone, Martin Campbell, Jorge Ramírez Suárez, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Peter Weir, Steven Soderbergh, among others.