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Born in Veracruz, Mexico, in 1969, he is a graduate from the Center for Studies in Communication Sciences and later from the University Center for Cinematographic Studies (CUEC) of the National Autonomous University of Mexico. In 2007, his first feature, Blue Eyelids, is nominated to the Caméra d'Or of the 60th Cannes Film Festival as part of the ... See full bio »

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Blue Eyelids Director
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 2018 Falco (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Isaías (2018)
- Eclipse (2018)
- Bocanada (2018)
- Máscaras (2018)
 2017-2018 El Chapo (TV Series) (15 episodes)
- Episode #3.13 (2018)
- Episode #3.12 (2018)
- Episode #3.11 (2018)
- Episode #3.10 (2018)
- Episode #3.9 (2018)
 2017 I Dream in Another Language (attached)
 2016 Tales of Mexico (attached)
 2014 Héroes cotidianos (TV Series documentary) (series director - 6 episodes)
- Los Topos (2014) ... (series director)
- La Pandilla (2014) ... (series director)
- Los Invisibles (2014) ... (series director)
- Las Patronas (2014) ... (series director)
- La Cosecha (2014) ... (series director)
 2012-2013 Gente Unica Latinoamerica (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
 2010 Seguir siendo: Café Tacvba (Documentary)
 2007 Blue Eyelids
 2005 Blanquita (Documentary short)
 2003 Los no invitados (Short)
 2003 El milagro (Short)
 1999 Gente pequeña (Documentary short)
 1999 Ondas hertzianas (Short)
 1998 Sombras que pasan (Documentary short)
 1997 Sueño polaroid (Short)
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