Florencia Fascioli Álvarez is a PhD student at Universidade de Vigo (Galicia, Spain). She holds a master’s degree in Audiovisual Translation from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and a Communication degree from the Universidad Católica del Uruguay. She has been working as a freelance audiovisual editor since 2002 as well as a cinema and theatre audio describer in Uruguay and other countries in Latin America since 2010. Her research focuses on audiovisual communication and media accessibility, with a special interest in audio description and the accessible filmmaking approach. Currently, she works as a professor of audiovisual production in the career of Communication, and as the Audiovisual Accessibility Program coordinator at the Universidad Católica del Uruguay. She was also a member of USB (Uruguay Sin Barreras – Uruguay without barriers), an inclusive company specialized in audiovisual access.