His film Heli was selected to compete for the Palme d’Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival and was awarded the prize for Best Director by a jury presided over by U.S. director Steven Spielberg.
Heli (2013), Director
Los Bastardos (2008), Director, producer, screenwriter
Sangre (2005), director, producer, screenwriter
He currently lives in Guanajuato, Mexico.
The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2017 has awarded a Bronze Lion prize to “The Journey,” a short film created by Pittsburgh advertising agency Brunner Inc. for client 84 Lumber Co. The award was in the film craft category for direction.
“The Journey” has also been honored at the 2017 D&AD Awards, the 2017 One Show Awards and the A-List Hollywood Awards.