Dave Carrizosa

He studied visual arts at the Autonomous University of Nuevo León (UANL, in Spanish), Mexico, and received a Master’s in Art specializing in audiovisual theory, practice and creation at the Film Academy of Miroslav Ondricek (FAMO, in Czech) in Písek, Czech Republic. His first feature film El hombre de las gerberas (2013) was presented at the 17th Madrid Imagen Film Festival, Spain, and he received the award for Best Feature Film of Nuevo León at the 9th Monterrey International Film Festival, Mexico. His short film Hyena (2014) was shown at the 7th Artfools International Film Festival in Larissa, Greece; the 3rd Kraljevski Filmski Festival (KFF) in Kraljevo, Serbia; and the 5th Opuzen Film Festival, Croatia. His short film Leona (2015) has been presented at 48 film festivals around the world, including the 31st International Short Film Festival (INTERFILM), Germany; the 1st Cine Vivo Latino Film Festival in Perth, Australia; the 10th Shorts Mexico, International Short Film Festival of Mexico; and the 7th Santander International Film Festival (FICS, in Spanish) in Bucaramanga, Colombia. He was part of the Official Selection of the 13th Morelia International Film Festival (FICM).