The most satisfying feeling in the world is being able to tell your stories to the world in a unique and creative way
Jonathan Gonzales is a student filmmaker from El Paso Texas, attending the University of Texas at El Paso, & majoring in Digital Media Production.
Audience Favorite Award
In Your Arms Tonight
Plaza Classic Film Festival
El Paso
2020
Finalist - Best Student Film
Sorry for the Inconvenience
Prison City Film Festival
2020
Official Selection
Sorry for the Inconvenience
Prison City Film Festival
Huntsville Texas
2020
Official Selection
Sorry for the Inconvenience
El Paso Media Fest
2020
Best Student Short Film
In Your Arms Tonight
Rocky Mountain International Film Festival
Best Screenplay Twist
In Your Arms Tonight
Austin Under the Stars Film Festival
Austin, Texas
Best Original Song
In Your Arms Tonight
Wallachia International Film Festival
Best Student Film
In Your Arms Tonight
Glendale International Film Festival
Glendale California
Best Narrative Short
In Your Arms Tonight
Gallup Film Festival
Gallup New Mexico
Silver Award - Best Original Screenplay
In Your Arms Tonight
Hollywood Gold Awards
Silver Award Winner (4th Place) - Best Actor (Hector Dez)
In Your Arms Tonight
Mindfield Film Festival
Online
Gold Award Winner (3rd Place) - Best Cinematography
In Your Arms Tonight
Mindfield Film Festival
Online
Gold Award Winner (3rd Place) - Patricia Montes
In Your Arms Tonight
Mindfield Film Festival
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Original Score
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Editing
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Supporting Actor (Ivan Orozco)
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Supporting Actress (Veronica Perez-Torres)
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Cinematography
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Screenplay
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Actor (Hector Dez)
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Actress (Patricia Montes)
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Director
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Platinum Award Winner (2nd Place) - Best Original Score
In Your Arms Tonight
Mindfield Film Festival
Online
Platinum Award (2nd Place) - Best Director
In Your Arms Tonight
Mindfield Film Festival
Online
Diamond Award Winner (1st Place) - Best Editing
In Your Arms Tonight
Mindfield Film Festival
Online
Diamond Award Winner (1st Place) - Best Supporting Actor (Ivan Orozco)
In Your Arms Tonight
Mindfield Film Festival
Online
Diamond Award Winner (1st Place) - Best Supporting Actress (Veronica Perez-Torres
In Your Arms Tonight
Mindfield Film Festival
Online
Diamond Award Winner (1st Place) - Best Screenplay
In Your Arms Tonight
Mindfield Film Festival
Online
Diamond Award Winner (1st Place) - Best Narrative Short
In Your Arms Tonight
Pinnacle Film Awards
Online
Semi-Finalist
Sorry for the Inconvenience
Dumbo Film Festival
Dumbo, New York
Official Selection
Sorry for the Inconvenience
Wimberley Film Festival
Wimberley Texas
Finalist - Best Student Film, Best Editing, Best Music, Best Sound Mixing, Best Visual Effects, Best Makeup
Precognition
Prison City Film Festival
Official Selection
Precognition
Prison City Film Festival
Huntsville
Finalist - Best Short Film
Precognition
Utep Film Festival
Official Selection
Precognition
Four Corners Film Festival
Official Selection
Precognition
Rivercity Underground Film Festival
Official Selection
Precognition
El Paso Media Fest
Finalist - Best of the Borderplex
Precognition
Borderscene Film Festival
Official Selection
Act of Contrition
MoziMotion
Official Selection
Act of Contrition
Four Corners Film Festival
Official Selection
Act of Contrition
SARCE AUS
Official Selection
Act of Contrition
The Lift-Off Sessions
Official Selection
Act of Contrition
Inshort Film Festival
Official Selection
Act of Contrition
Rivercity Underground Film Festival
Official Selection
Act of Contrition
El Paso Media Fest
Official Selection
Act of Contrition
Borderscene Film Festival
Finalist - Best College Film
Act of Contrition
BAM! Festival
Finalist - Best Student Film, Best Sound, Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor
Act of Contrition
Prison City Film Festival Prison City Film Festival
Local Flavor Audience Choice Award
Act of Contrition
Plaza Classic Film Festival
Best Student Drama
Act of Contrition
Bare Bones International Film & Music Festival
Official Selection
Necro
First-Time Filmmaker Sessions
Official Selection
Necro
The Lift-Off Sessions
Official Selection
Necro
Wimberley Film Festival
Official Selection
Necro
Miami Independent Film Festival
Official Selection
Necro
Prison City Film Festival
Official Selection
Necro
Austin Spotlight Film Festival
Semi Finalist
Necro
Los Angeles CineFest
Los Angeles, California
Best Narrative Short - Silver Award
Necro
Pinnacle Film Awards
Best Short Film - Silver Award
Necro
Mindfield Film Festival
College
University of Texas at El Paso
Digital Media Production
2013Present
High School
Montwood High School
20112013
Birth Date
December 20, 1994
Birth City
El Paso
Current City
El Paso
Hometown
El Paso
Height
5-7
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
Hispanic
Eye Color
Brown
Zodiac Sign
Sagittarius
Favorite Documentaries: Narco Cultura, Blackfish, & Undefeated
Favorite Comedies: The Campaign, Dumb & Dumber, Ace Ventura When Nature Calls
Favorite Action Films: Terminator 2, Inglorious Basterds, The Fugitive & Apocalypto
Favorite Dramas:12 Angry Men, The Truman Show, Amores Perros, Schindler's List, & Sin Nombre
Favorite Sports Films: The Wrestler, Friday Night Lights, Rudy, & Remember the Titans
Favorite Horror Films: Psycho, Jaws, & The Babadook
Favorite Family Films: Toy Story 2, Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, & Hook
Favorite Animated Films: Toy Story 1 & 2, Aladdin, Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Incredibles, Inside Out, and The Lion King
My Top 20 Favorite Films of All Time
1. 12 Angry Men
2. Toy Story 2
3. Amores Perros
4. Terminator 2
5. The Truman Show
6. Sin Nombre
7. Inglorious Basterds
8. Pan's Labyrinth
9. Y Tu Mama Tambien
10. No Country for Old Men
11. Schindler's List
12. The Fugitive
13. The Wrestler
14. Stand and Deliver
15. Psycho
16. Jaws
17. Return of the Jedi
18. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
19. Apocalypto
20. Hook
"Everything I learned, I learned from the movies" - Audrey Hepburn
"To make a film is easy; To make a good film is war. To make a very good film is a miracle"- Alejandro G Inarritu
"The most honest form of filmmaking is to make a film for yourself" - Peter Jackson
The most satisfying feeling in the world is being able to tell your stories to the world in a unique and creative way
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