FILMS

BROKEN SUNFLOWER HEARTS (Short Film)

Writer, Director, Producer

Broken Sunflower Hearts is an intimate portrait that tells the story of Anthony, a lonely history teacher, and his adopted daughter Luna. Unexpectedly Sam, his ex boyfriend, shows up one year after their separation looking for closure or perhaps trying to revive a relationship that once was.  An exploration of the alchemy of love. The kind of love that takes a piece of us with it when we walk away and the kind of love that forever changes us as we move forward.

www.BrokenSunflowerHearts.com

THE INVITATION (Short Film)

Producer, Actor

The story of The Invitation, which aired on the Showtime Network, revolves around six key integrants of an art gallery. The futures of the artists, gallery director, and financier depend on whether or not they can resist the temptations of fame, love, lust and greed.

Acuitzeramo (Short Film)

Writer, Director, Producer

Salvador, a gay Mexican elder who has lost his partner of 15 years, calls his partner's estranged son, Anthony, to tell him of his father's passing.  Unaware of their relationship, Anthony travels from Chicago to a small rural town in Mexico to attend his father's funeral.  Salvador invites Anthony to his home to pick up mementos his father wanted him to have.  As family secrets are exposed, identities and perceptions are challenged.

www.AcuitzeramoFilm.com

CRY NOW (Feature Film)

Producer, Actor

Latino boho artists and musicians rule in this lyrical love story straight outta LA's famed Boyle Heights neighborhood. Vincent, an LA street artist meets and falls in love with Chicana tattoo artist Luzy.  But a vengeful lover will try to stop their relationship. The hip and eclectic alt-Latino soundtrack features music by Very Be Careful, Hermanos Herrera (from Santa Paula), Irene Diaz, and others and the artwork of famed muralist El Mac.