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Gris, Cris

Dirección, Edición, Guión. MONTERREY, MEXICO, 1983

Director, writer and actress, Cris Gris has a Masters in Fine Arts from the University of New York, in Cinematography. She has starred in numerous short films such as The White Roses (2014), premiered at the Berlinale. She obtained her first main role in the independent feature film Fish Bones (2018), presented in Slamdance. Gris has written and directed several art and music videos that have been published in magazines such as Juxtapoz and nominated by MTV Latin America for “Video of the Year”. Her work as a director has been screened internationally in several places, including art galleries. Gris’ last work, San Miguel (2018), which she wrote and directed, received the renowned Spike Lee Film Production Fund and a grant from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, and is part of the Official Selection of the 16th FICM. She is currently writing a pilot and developing her first feature film.