Tavo Ruiz – Writer, Director, Film Editor

Proud queer writer and director born in Nezahualcoyotl, Mexico. His short films have been part of different acclaimed international film festivals like Morelia Film Festival, OutFest Los Angeles, Max Ophüls Filmpreis, Hofer Filmtage, Miami Film Festival among others. In 2020 his Spanish feature film screenplay “Acapulco Magic” was a finalist at the renowned screenplay competition from Guanajuato Film Festival and in 2021 won the development film grant provided by the Mexican Film Institute IMCINE to develop this feature film.