Gemma Cubero
Director/Producer/Executive Producer/Writer

Gemma Cubero is a Spanish filmmaker with a journalism background. Gemma worked as Associate Producer and Investigator on the award-winning documentary Señorita Extraviada, Lourdes Portillo’s film about the killing of women in Juárez. She also produced with Julio Medem the features length documentaries What’s Under Your Hat? and One Percent: Schizophrenia, both with theatrical and DVD release in Spain. In 2006 she founded Talcual Films, an independent production company in the United States and Spain. Ella es el Matador (She is the Matador) aka She Wants to Be a Matador received the 2008 Tribeca All Access Creative Promise Award for Documentary.

Celeste Carrasco
Director/Producer/Cinematographer/Writer

Celeste Carrasco is a native of Barcelona, Spain. Celeste’s credits include First Assistant Director on Marta Balletbó’s film, Honey, I’ve Sent the Men to the Moon, Production Manager on Lourdes Portillo’s Señorita Extraviada, and Producer on Lisset Barcello’s Both. Previously, Celeste received sponsorship from the Smithsonian Institution to conduct research at the Film and Media Department at the Exploratorium in San Francisco. She currently works at the technical department in the Madrid Opera House, combining her film work with theater. Ella es el Matador (She is the Matador) aka She Wants to Be a Matador received the 2008 Tribeca All Access Creative Promise Award for Documentary.

PRODUCTION CREDITS

Director, Producer, Executive Producer, Writer
Gemma Cubero del Barrio

Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Writer
Celeste Carrasco

Executive Producer
Sheila C. Johnson

Executive Producer
Suzanne LaFetra

Editor
Carla Gutíerrez

Consulting Editor
Vivien Hillgrove

Music Composer
Michael Galasso

Photographer
Tanit Plana

The Filmmakers would like to thank their funders:
Ms. Sheila C. Johnson
La Fetra Foundation
Latino Public Broadcasting
2008 Tribeca All Access Creative Promise Award for Documentary
Pacific Pioneer Fund
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