Birthday: 10-07-1970
Age: 49
Star sign: Leo

Luis Prieto is a famous Hollywood director, writer, and editor. Spanish by origin, he was born and brought up in Madrid, Spain. His full name is Luis Prieto Yanguas. His contribution to the genre of comedy and teen romance is the most notable in the film industry. He is well known for his work as the director of the films Pusher (2012) and the short film Bamboleho (2002).

Luis graduated with honors from The School of Film and Video of California Institute of the Arts in Los Angeles. His graduation was sponsored by a scholarship he received from The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation to study film. Luis has also studied photography and economics at the University of Spain. Institutions like The California Institute of the Arts, The Getty Grant Program, and The San Francisco Art Institute have provided him with art grants.

He has also directed a few television series. These include some episodes of StartUp (2016), Code Black (2016), Z Nation (2014). He has directed several Italian films including Ho voglia di te (2007), Meno male che ci sei (2009) and Il signore della truffa (2010). Bamboleho, the short film directed by Luis has won more than forty-five awards internationally. These include the Best Short Film at Robert De Niro’s Tribeca Film Festival 2002 and a Special Jury Mention at the Venice Film Festival 2001. Luis has a website of his own which lists the most recent projects he is working on along with all updates and is active on Twitter under the handle luisprieto.

He enjoys discussions and analysis of various policies and laws undertaken by the United States government, as is evident from his Twitter feed. He has also worked on a documentary related to the same. It is titled The Disunited States of America (Trumping All Odds). It is about USA Voters and the 2016 Presidential Elections. Luis is accredited as the producer, cinematographer, and director of the same.

His latest directorial feature film Kidnap stars Halle Berry as a mother who is in search of her abducted son. Luis has also dabbled in writing for the Spanish comedy film Condón Express (2005) and the short films Mariposas de Fuego (2003) and Bamboleho. Condón Express was the first feature film directed by him in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was never released. Mariposas de Fuego also credited him as the executive producer. Luis has also collaborated with musician Peter Gabriel as a video artist in the year 1999 on “EVE”, the interactive music experience.

David Lowery English Actor

David Lowery

David Lowery is an American movie director. He hails from Dallas, Texas. He is the son of Mark Lowery and Madeleine was born on December 26, 1980, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He is from a Catholic family and is the oldest of nine kids. At the age of seven, his family shifted Irving for his dad's work. At the University of Dallas, his father is a Theology Professor. David graduated from Irving High School, keen in making movies; Lowery viewed all that he could before starting to do his particular work. Lowery directed and composed his first motion picture; a short work which he no longer allows to be seen called Lullaby, at 19 years old. During this time, he met few other young fellows inspired by the movie, and they have cooperated on some ventures. Lowery’s first feature film St. Nick was his breakthrough, which takes after two runaway kids relinquished by their guardians. Southwest festival of 2009, showed the motion picture in the south. At the American Film Institute Dallas, an International Film Festival of 2009, he won the Texas Filmmaker Award. Lowery directed and composed the short movie named Pioneer, shown at the Sundance Film Festival in 2011. He directed, edited and wrote his second feature motion picture, Ain't Them Bodies Saints, featuring Rooney Mara and Casey Affleck in 2013. At the Sundance Film Festival of 2013, it was chosen for the Grand Jury Prize. It was chosen to contend at the International Critics' Week segment of the Cannes Film Festival in 2013. Notwithstanding having altered movies, for example, Upstream Color by Shane Carruth and Sun Don't Shine by Amy Seimetz, with director Yen Tan, he co-composed Pit Stop. In 2014, they declared that Lowery would compose and coordinate the motion picture adaptation of the book name The Yellow Birds, which was the finalist for National Book Award of 2012, written by Kevin Powers, Iraq War veteran, at the Cannes Film Festival. The movie was inevitably directed by Alexandre Moors and features Jennifer Aniston, Tye Sheridan, Jack Huston and Alden Ehrenreich. There was an announcement that an episode would be made by Lowery for National Geographic Channel for the show name Breakthrough in July of 2016. There was a report on Lowery shot another movie, over the late spring with Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara as a mystery project name A Ghost Story in November of 2016. His recent project about directing a movie, The Old Man and the Gun featuring Robert Redford and Casey Affleck announced on March of 2017.

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Theodore Melfi

Theodore Melfi, born in 1971 in Brooklyn, New York, United States is an American producer, screenwriter and film director became popular for his debut film named St. Vincent, starring Naomi Watts, Bill Murray, and Melissa McCarthy in the lead roles. His height is 5' 11" (1.8 m), and his wife name is Kimberly Quinn. In the year 2016, Theodore Melfi, co-produced and directed a film named Hidden figures, which was nominated for Oscars for the title of Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Picture. Melfi started his career in Hollywood with the name of Ted Melfi and initially worked as a producer in his early days. His first films were Park day which was released in the year 1998. Many other films are written, produced, co-produced and directed by him. Some of these are: Winding Roads, released in the year 1999; Game of Life in 2007 in which he was a producer;in a movie named “Bed & Breakfast: Love is a Happy Accident” in 2010 where again he was the producer; St. Vincent in 2014, in which he was a writer, producer, and director; Hidden figures in 2016, in this also he was a director, writer, and producer(this film also got nominated for Oscars); Going in style in the year 2017, in which he was a writer. He has also worked for some time in TV films and directed series like A Dating Story, Winding Roads, and Morph Man. Theodore Melfi is versatile and a talented director in the Hollywood Industry. He has also acted in some movies. Some of these are: I Want Candy, Game of Life, The Story of Bob, and Joe Killionaire. He moved to Los Angles (LA) in the year 1994 due to the big Earthquake. He wanted to be a writer but had to work as a cook in a small Italian cafe in Studio City. He also worked as a security guard at night at a Strip club in the Valley to meet his basic requirements of living. He used to stand in the parking lot, watching cars. There were no fringe benefits in the job. He got the training of direction by making short films and commercials. It was like a gym for him. He has learned a lot by making short films and commercials, and according to him, he would be nowhere without this work. He is very grateful to his short film work. He has struggled for long ten years in his life and reached to this level only after a sheer hard work.

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