Born 1978 in Buenos Aires, lives in New York. He studied at the International Center of Photography at the Tisch School of the Arts in New York. Realized several short films. First long film SOUTH (2008, Viennale '08), his second documentary PAPIROSEN (2011) had its premiere in Locarno. The Viennale '11 presented it in the series Propositions as example of a new cinema. The premiere of KÉKSZAKÁLLÚ (2016) was shown in Venice and is Solnicki's first feature film.