The Man of the House

"A young Latino teen struggles with accepting his new role in the family after a drastic change in his life"

  • Joao Cueto
    Director
  • Joao Cueto
    Writer
  • Nicolas Vasquez
    Producer
  • Henry Merritt
    Director of Photography
  • Gerson Cueto
    Key Cast
    "Claudio "
  • Janira Campos-Puleo
    Key Cast
    "Marisol"
  • Gabrielle Vassor
    Key Cast
    "Alma"
  • Timothy Puleo
    Key Cast
    "Leoncio"
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Drama, short, student
  • Runtime:
    15 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    May 13, 2020
  • Production Budget:
    5,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English, Spanish
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital, 4k
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • New York Chain Film Festival
    New York
    United States
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Joao Cueto

Joao Cueto is a 25 year-old Peruvian-American filmmaker born and raised in New York. Joao has always been interested in visual arts and storytelling ever since he was a child, once he entered college he realized his passion for filmmaking and photography.

Joao has been developing and honing his skills for the past five years.

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