BIOGRAPHY

Gerardo Guerra is a cameraman and filmmaker from México City and Guadalajara. Natural wanderer, seeking to collaborate and make any situation an experience. His work in documentaries, narrative films, advertising and music videos, has led him to explore and lens in countries such as Istambul, Nepal, Brazil, Guatemala, United Kingdom, México and the United States.

His body of work is comprised of collaborations with multicultural directors, being recipient of diverse nominations and awards, including “Best Music Video” by the Latin Grammy Awards (USA 2016), two nominations for “Video of the Year” by the #MTVMIAW 2017 (USA 2017), and winner of “Best Cinematography” by the Pantalla de Cristal Awards (Mexico, 2015, 2016, 2017).

Gerardo is currently in preproduction of the feature film “Dos Estaciones” by director Juan Pablo González. Also cameraman and 2nd Unit DP for the feature film “Como hacen los lobos” AKA “Los Vientos-Los Winds” by director Samuel Kishi. His feature film documentary “La Era de la Desconexión” was released in 2018 and featured at the Guadalajara International Film Festival FICG|33

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FILMOGRAPHY

La Era de la Desconexión
Dir. Cristobal González
Unlimited Films / Irreversible Cinema
México 2018
Documentary Feature, ALEXA MINI, Unlimited Films | Irreversible Cinema
Cinematographer

Como Hacen Los Lobos -AKA- Los Vientos
Dir. Samuel Kishi
Animal de Luz / DDN Pictures
México, USA 2019
2nd UNIT Cinematographer

Miguel
Dir. Sealtiel Alatriste
CRP Studios | YAKCINE
México 2018
Short, ALEXA MINI
Cinematographer

The Last Night of the World
Dir. Alejandro Márquez Vela
Short, ALEXA MINI, USC School of Cinematic Arts
USA 2018
Cinematographer

A Discovery
Dir. Jorge G. Camarena
México 2017
Short, ALEXA MINI, Unlimited Films
Cinematographer

G.I José
Dir. Alejandro Márquez Vela
USC School of Cinematic Arts
USA 2017
Short, ALEXA MINI
Cinematographer

Mi Pequeño Gran Hombre -En postproducción
Dir. Jorge Ramírez Suárez
Río Negro | Creative Andina
México 2017
2nd Unit Cinematographer

SunDown
Dir. Fernando Lebrija
México 2015
Irreversible Cinema
Feature, ARRI ALEXA
Scene 86ReShoot Cinematographer

El Sauzal: Going Full Circle
Dir. Isabel Fregoso
México, USA 2015
Cinescopio Films
Documentary, FS7
Cinematographer

Choor
Dir. Deep Gurung
Nepal 2013
London Film School
Short Documentary, HDSLR
Cinematographer

Second Wind
USA 2013
London Film School
TV pilot, EOS C300
Cinematographer

Somos Mari Pepa
Dir. Samuel Kishi
Teonanacatl | Cebolla Films | FiGa Films
México 2013
Feature, HDSLR,
2nd Unit Camera Operator
-Awarded Best Film by the press, Guanajuato International Film Festival GIFF16
-shortlisted Morelia Film Festival
-shortlisted Berlinale Generation

SHORTS

Minha Alma and you
Dir. Ana Rocha De Sousa
UK 2012
London Film School
Short, Fiction, Colour 35mm
Cinematographer
-Short Film Corner, Cannes 2013

Deep Breath (2012)
Short, Fiction, RED One
1st AC-Focus Puller

Happy Birthday Mom (2012)
Short, Fiction, Colour 35mm
1st AC-Focus Puller

Arkadaşım Erhan – My Friend Erhan (2012)
Short, Fiction, ARRI ALEXA
2nd AC

Mind Closure (2012)
Short, Fiction, RED Epic
1st AC-Focus Puller

Brodsky Books (2012)
Short, Fiction, 35mm
1st AC-Focus Puller

Hunting Bears (2012)
Short, Fiction, 35mm
1st AC-Focus Puller

Superkid (2011)
Short, Fiction, 16mm
Director

Bowling for Finchley (2011)
Documentary, HD
Cinematographer
-shortlisted London International Documentary Festival 2012
-shortlisted London RUSHES Soho Shorts Festival 2012

Maya (2011)
Short, Fiction, B/W 35mm
Camera Operator
-shortlisted London Indian Film Festival

King to Castle (2011)
Short, Fiction, Colour 16mm
1st AC-Focus Puller

The Date (2011)
Short, Fiction, Colour16mm
Camera Operator

Alchemy (2011)
Short, Fiction, Colour16mm
DP

Baby Roulette (2011)
Short, Fiction, Colour 16mm
1st AC-Focus Puller

Dry Season (2010)
Short, Fiction, B/W 16mm
Cinematographer

EXPERIENCE

#SKILLS
Climbing & Rappel
Highspeed
POV
Handheld
Gimbal
BW

#CAMERAS
ARRI Alexa, Amira,
535, 435, 416, SR3, SR2
RED Epic, Scarlet, One
Sony F5, FS7, A7s
Blackmagic CC, Pocket
DSLR EOS C300, MK III, II, 7D
Aaton minima
MOVIECAM Superamerica

#INTERNATIONAL SHOOTS
Americas: México, USA, Brasil
Eurasia: Istanbul, Turkey
South Asia: Pokhara, Nepal

#LANGUAGES
Spanish (mother tongue)
English (fluently)
French (basic)

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