Building bridges based on the belief that film becomes art only when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil & paper. Cine Pobre Film Festival is the 100% cartel-free intersection of culture and capabilities.
Sebastian Torres Greene (Co-Director)
Sebastián Torres Greene, born in 1999, is an award winning Mexican Film director, writer and producer based in Los Angeles, CA. His main focus is in narrative. In which he has a passionate commitment in reaching out to audiences with humanly, complex and meaningful stories that cause a real change in people's lives. He currently attends Art Center College of Design.He is best known for Promesa (2018) and Nahjum (2020), which won Best Young Creative at HBO´s Urbanworld Film Festival, Best Neomex Short at Shorts Mexico, and was screened around the world in festivals like Evolution Mallorca and Hollyshorts.
Manuel Del Valle (Co-Director)
Manuel Del Valle is a Mexican film director and producer in his early twenties based in Los Angeles, California. Del Valle’s focus is in narrative form, primarily independent films but extends to commercials and music videos. His early but intensive education includes ArtCenter College of Design, California College of the Arts, New York Film Academy, and HBO’s sponsored workshop Tomorrow’s Filmmakers Today. His narrative work is often described as bedtime stories crafted for adults where genre-blending takes center stage. His latest short films have been selected for HBO's New York Latino Film Festival, Urbanworld Film Festival and the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences hosted showcase titled Latinx & Hispanic Cinema- Generational Echoes.
Building bridges based on the belief that film becomes art only when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil & paper
Cine Pobre is the 100% cartel-free intersection of
culture and capabilities
[ Call for Entries 2022 ]