DIRECTOR AND PRODUCER

Luis Avilés

Luis Avilés
Biography

Filmmaker based in Los Angeles – California.  Graduate from the ITV in TV Production and Directing.

Bachelor of Audiovisual and Multimedia Communications at Universidad Casa Grande.

Studying at NYFA Master’s Degree Filmmaking Program – Los Angeles, CA.

Works

– Director, writer, and producer of Final Minute – 2018

– Director of the short film El Fútbol del Cerro – 2011.

– Director of the short film Móvil – 2009.

– Director of the short film Trans – 2008.

– President of Asociación de Cineastas de Guayaquil, 2013 – 2015

– Producer of the tv show The Moment to Shine – ECTV – 2012

Awards

– Winner of Guayaquil International Film Festival. Best Movie and Best Director with Final Minute – 2018.

– Official Selection at Providence Latin American Film Festival 2020 with Final Minute.

– Official Selection at FICTS in Milan – Italy 2012 with El Fútbol del Cerro.

– Winner at Festival de Artes al Aire Libre FAAL 2011 with El Fútbol del Cerro.

– Winner in 2009 and 2011 of the Ministerio de Cultura del Ecuador funds with El Fútbol del Cerro.

Awards

– Winner of Guayaquil International Film Festival. Best Movie and Best Director with Final Minute – 2018.

– Official Selection at Providence Latin American Film Festival 2020 with Final Minute.

– Official Selection at FICTS in Milan – Italy 2012 with El Fútbol del Cerro.

– Winner at Festival de Artes al Aire Libre FAAL 2011 with El Fútbol del Cerro.

– Winner in 2009 and 2011 of the Ministerio de Cultura del Ecuador funds with El Fútbol del Cerro.

Biography

Filmmaker based in Los Angeles – California.  Graduate from the ITV in TV Production and Directing.

Bachelor of Audiovisual and Multimedia Communications at Universidad Casa Grande.

Studying at NYFA Master’s Degree Filmmaking Program – Los Angeles, CA.

Works

– Director, writer, and producer of Final Minute – 2018

– Director of the short film El Fútbol del Cerro – 2011.

– Director of the short film Móvil – 2009.

– Director of the short film Trans – 2008.

– President of Asociación de Cineastas de Guayaquil, 2013 – 2015

– Producer of the tv show The Moment to Shine – ECTV – 2012

Luis Avilés - Festival de Cine de Guayaquil

Portfolio

Here you can watch my most recent works. Please don’t hesitate to contact me if you require.

Film Producer / Director / Writer

Final Minute Trailer

Trailer of the feature film Final Minute, the first thriller of the world entirely shot with drones.

Film Producer / Director / Writer

Final Minute Craneo Scene

Scene from the feature film Final Minute with the antagonist Craneo.

Film Producer / Director / Writer

Final Minute Impact Video

A recap of all the impact that has been achieved so far Final Minute.

Spot Director / Writer

Casa Menestra Spot

Video to promote the products of the food restaurant Casa Menestra.

Spot Director / Writer

Ecofest Spot

Video to promote the EcoFest electronic music fest.

Spot Director / Writer

Guayaco Store

Video to promote the new T-shirts of Guayaco Store

TV Performance Producer / Director / Writer

Vane & Barril – Ecuador’s Got Talent

Golden Buzz performance of Vane & Barril for the Ecuador’s Got Talent TV show.

TV Show Producer

The Moment to Shine – ECTV

Spot of The Moment to Shine TV show about bright young people of Ecuador.

Short Film Director / Writer

The Soccer of the Hill Trailer

A short film about a group of kids whose dream to  play in the ideal soccer field.