Every time I think of Cinema I recall the figure of the shaman telling stories to the tribe through the light of the bonfire. From rhapsodists to bards, painters, writers, comic book artists or filmmakers, all of them conjure up that primal shaman.
Company
Nubig Films
Paco Espinoza is a Mexican Storyteller, passionate for the narrative, image and sound. Born in a small dusty town in the mexican desert began his career as a self taught filmmaker. Over the years has found the tools to learn the film craft in workshops, masterclasses, watching movies, and of course, in the medium, working on films, documentaries, shortfilms as PA, Gaffer, Storyboard artist, Camera Assistant, Art director, Production designer, Producer, Scriptwriter, photographer or Director.
Paco Espinoza es un narrador mexicano, apasionado por la narrativa, la imagen y el sonido. Nacido en un pequeño pueblo polvoriento en el desierto mexicano comenzó su carrera como cineasta autodidacta. A lo largo de los años, ha encontrado las herramientas para aprender el oficio del cine en talleres, clases magistrales, ver películas y, por supuesto, en el medio, trabajar en películas, documentales, cortometrajes como PA, Gaffer, Ilustrador de StoryBoards, asistente de cámara, director de arte, producción diseñador, productor, guionista, fotógrafo o director.
Best Cinematography
The Request
GLOBAL MONTHLY ONLINE FILM COMPETITION July 2021
Best Western Short
The Request
ACCORD CINE FEST 2021
Best Experimental
The Request
GOLDEN WHEAT AWARDS 2021
İstanbul
Best Cinematography
The Request
GOLDEN WHEAT AWARDS 2021
İstanbul
Best Thriller Short
The Request
VESUVIUS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL May 2021
Campania
Best Production Design
The Request
BERLIN SHORTS AWARD May 2021
Berlin
Honorable Mention
The Request
ATHENS INTERNATIONAL MONTHLY ART FILM FESTIVAL AIMAFF 2021
Athens
Official Selection
The Request
ONYKO FILMS AWARDS
Tallinn
Best Horror
The Request
REALE FILM FESTIVAL 2021
Milano
Finalist
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ROTTERDAM INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL 2021
Rotterdam
Out-of-competition exhibition program
The Request
NOX FILM FEST Salto International Horror and Fantasy Film Fest 2021
Salto, Salto
Honorable Mention
The Request
THE HORROR MOVIE AWARDS 2020
Seattle, Washington
Best Director
The Request
ANDROMEDA FILM FESTIVAL 2020
İstanbul, İstanbul
Best Cinematography
The Request
HOLLYWOOD BLOOD HORROR FESTIVAL 2020
Los Angeles, California
Official Selection
The Request
PORTLAND UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL 2020
Portland, Oregon
Official Selection
The Request
ITINERANT CINEMA SHOW MX - MICMX 2019
Mexico City
Official Selection
The Request
EAST NORTHEAST 2019
Newburgh, New York
Official Selection
The Request
ANIMAL FILM FEST 2019
Morelia, Michoacán
Official Selection
The Request
MACABRO: Mexico City International Horror Film Festival 2019
Mexico City
Official Selection
The Request
MONTERREY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2019
Monterrey, Nuevo Leon
Honorable Mention
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MEXICO CITY INDEPENDENT FILM FEST 2019
Mexico City
Festival Director's Choice Award - Best Foreign Film
The Request
SUNNY SIDE UP FILM FESTIVAL 2019
Miami, Oklahoma
Best Cinematography
The Request
FICAM - FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE ÁLAMOS MÁGICO 2019
Álamos, Sonora
Official Selection
The Request
SIXTH SENSE HORROR FILM FEST 2018
Mumbai
Festival Director's Choice Award - Horror/Thriller Film
The Request
THE WILD BUNCH FILM FESTIVAL 2018
Willcox, Arizona
Official Selection
The Request
FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE EN EL DESIERTO 2018
Hermosillo, Sonora
Official Selection
The Request
FERATUM FILM FEST 2018
Tlalpujahua, Michoacan
"An instinct is informed by everything that you've experienced. You don't intellectualize it, you just know. That's what you have to keep close to you." - John Carpenter
"Stories are vital. We convey truth with stories. That is the magic of fiction".- Neil Gaiman
"We all have ideas all the time. Our mind it's a raging fire".- David Mamet
"Good bye to the holy mountain, real life awaits us".- Jodorowsky
Every time I think of Cinema I recall the figure of the shaman telling stories to the tribe through the light of the bonfire. From rhapsodists to bards, painters, writers, comic book artists or filmmakers, all of them conjure up that primal shaman.
Company
Nubig Films