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Estrada Serafín, Juan José

Compañía productora, Dirección, Fotografía, Guión. MORELIA, MICHOACAN, 1982

Contact: 443 229 5401
acha.turifilms@gmail.com


Photographer graduated from the Fábrica de Imágenes school. He has taken courses on indigenous media at the Intercultural Indigenous University of Michoacán and in other organizations like the Boca de Polen Community Radio Network. His first short film Nana Tsïri (2012) received the Honorable Mention at the 2012 Indigenous Film and Video Festival. He has collaborated with audiovisual material for different media, including the documentaries El guardabosques de Cherán (2013) for the Mano Vuelta collective and Soy autodefensa: viaje por una rebelión armada (2016) in collaboration with Tequio Audiovisual. He has given talks and conferences about indigenous journalism in Michoacán in spaces such as the Photographic Reunion of Mexico, in Cholula, Puebla, and the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), among others. His work as a photographer has been showcased in publications such as Cuartoscuro, La Jornada, Proceso, Gatopardo, VICE Latin America and Variopinto. His short film Itsïri k’uinchekua / La fiesta del agua was part of the Official Selection of the 14th Morelia International Film Festival (FICM).