Erasmo is a short documentary about a Mexican sculptor's quest to create meaningful art. The film highlights the struggle to monetize as an artist, the power of spirituality in art, and how Erasmo believes his sculptures are the greatest legacy he can leave behind.

  • David Stauffer
  • David Stauffer
  • Erasmo Fuentes
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Runtime:
    5 minutes 32 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    January 11, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    100 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
  • Aspect Ratio:
  • Film Color:
    Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • LDS Film Festival
    Salt Lake City, UT
    March 6, 2015
    North American Premiere
    Audience Choice Award
Director Biography - David Stauffer

David Stauffer is a documentary filmmaker from Sacramento, CA. After college, David got his start doing commercial filmmaking in New York City, eventually winning a Gold Addy award from the American Advertising Association for excellence in commercial film.

David then took his filmmaking to the marketing world where he currently leads the video marketing efforts at a tech start-up in Salt Lake City. In 2014, Utah Business Magazine named David among of the top 10 marketers in the state for his use of video in tech marketing.

David considers his greatest filmmaking influences to be Malik Bendjelloul, Steve James, Errol Morris, Amir Bar-Lev, and Amy Berg.

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