He was born in Caracas on July 23, 1998. He lived in the Jose Felix Ribas neighborhood until he was 15 years old. and mute for El Vigía looking for a quieter place and there he discovered the School of Audiovisual Media in the city of Mérida, two hours from the town where he is currently studying in the Faculty of Humanities of the Universidad de los Andes. It was not until he was 14 that he used his first camera, discovering his vocation that beyond, is a way of life.
Official Selection - Best Art Director (Diana Arias)
SENSE
EXTREMA 2019 - School of Audiovisual Media, University of the Andes
Mérida
2019
Official Selection - Best Cinematographer (Maria Arias)
SENSE
EXTREMA 2019 - School of Audiovisual Media, University of the Andes
Mérida
2019
Official Selection - Best Director (Diana Arias)
SENSE
EXTREMA 2019 - School of Audiovisual Media, University of the Andes
Mérida
2019
Official Selection - Semi-Finalist
The Sons of Silence
11th International Inter University Short Film Festival
Dhaka
2019
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Independent Film Festival of Sogamoso FECISO 2019
Sogamoso.
2019
Official Selection - University Short Films from Venezuela
The Sons of Silence
Venezuelan Film Festival 2019
Caracas, Venezuela.
2019
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Entre Largos y Cortos de Oriente Film Festival ELCO 2018-2019
Juangriego, Margarita.
2019
1st Place Best TR4 Short Film IV Realization Workshop (4th semester)
The Sons of Silence
EXTREMA 2019 - School of Audiovisual Media, University of the Andes
Mérida
2019
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
CINESTESIA FEST
Bogotá
2019
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Ambulante Colombia - Documentary Tour 2019
La Soledad, Bogotá.
2019
Official Selection - Opere Prime
The Sons of Silence
Pop Corn Festival del Corto 2019
Porto Santo Stefano, Toscana.
2019
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
International Audiovisual Festival FIA 2019
Chía, Cundinamarca
2019
Finalist
The Sons of Silence
Ca' Foscari Short Film Festival
Venice
2019
Winner Best Documentary National Short Film
The Sons of Silence
5º FINDECOIN International Independent Short Film Festival "The day is short" 2019
Puerto La Cruz, Anzoátegui.
2019
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Diorama International Film Festival
New Delhi
2019
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
International Film Festival with Alternative Media FICMA
México City
2018
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Inshort Film Festival 2018
Lagos
2018
Semi-Finalist
The Sons of Silence
Kenya International Sports Film Festival (KISFF)
Nairobi
2018
Winner Best Short Film
The Sons of Silence
Under Our Skin - 4th International Human Rights Film Festival 2018
La Paz
2018
Honorable Mention
The Sons of Silence
V Maracaibo Film Festival 2018
Maracaibo
2018
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
We are all Others 7th edition. International Short Film Festival of Social Diversity
México
2018
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Hyperfest International Student Film Festival
Bucharest
2018
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Ibero-American Short Film Festival ABC 2018
Madrid
2018
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
CaracasDoc Documentary Film Festival 2018
Caracas
2018
Official Selection
SOLSTICE
DIRECTV Cinema Plus 2018.
Caracas
2018
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Sport Film Festival
Palermo
2018
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Guayaquil International Film Festival
Guayaquil.
2018
Winner Best Documentary Short Film
The Sons of Silence
VIII PARACINEFAGOS MEETING
San Cristóbal, Tachira.
2018
Official Selection
SOLSTICE
trinidad+tobago film festival 2018
Belmont, Port of Spain
2018
Honorable Mention
The Sons of Silence
III Short Film Competition ENC National Film School 2018
Caracas
2018
Official Selection
Mérida, Time and Shipwreck.
International Tour Film Fest 2018
Civitavecchia
2018
Official Selection
Mérida, Time and Shipwreck.
Inshort Film Festival 2018
Lagos
2018
Official Selection
Mérida, Time and Shipwreck.
3 Margens Festival Latino-Americano de Cinema
Foz do Iguazu
2018
Official Selection
SOLSTICE
International Independent Short Film Festival "The day is short" 2018
Puerto La Cruz, Anzoátegui.
2018
Official Selection
SOLSTICE
IX "Camarín y sus amigos" (Audiovisual Festival for children and adolescents, FICAIJ)
Mérida
2018
Official Selection
SOLSTICE
University Film Academic Festival FACIUNI 2018.
Chile
2018
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
Parana International Film Festival 2018
Parana
2018
Official Selection
SOLSTICE
Film Festival of Barquisimeto 2017.
Barquisimeto, Lara.
2017
Official Selection
SOLSTICE
10th International Inter University Short Film Festival
Dhaka
Official Selection
The Sons of Silence
CINETORO Experimental Film Festival
Valle del Cauca
Winner of the Best National Documentary Short Film
Mérida, Time and Shipwreck.
International Independent Short Film Festival "The day is short" 2018
Puerto La Cruz, Anzoátegui.
-25
College
School of Audiovisual Media, University of the Andes, Venezuela.
2016
Birth Date
July 23, 1998
Nickname
Sir Zavier
Birth City
Caracas
Current City
Merida
Hometown
Caracas
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
Latino
Eye Color
Other
Zodiac Sign
Scorpio
Barely at 14 he had his first handycam.
His first short film was recorded at age 15, called "Inside SDA".
I use a DSLR for the first time at 17.
Started creating and editing in windows movie maker videos for Youtube.
"Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown." - Chinatown.
"Of all the bars in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine." - Casablanca