Director
Producer

DANIEL RUIZ HUECK

3 Ratings

Studied law in Caracas, but since the end of his career he has held various offices in the film industry. He began directing STUDENT SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OF CARACAS, VIART, passing trough the National Cinemateque of Venezuela as a Program coordinator, until 2009 when he founded his own production company.
In BAJO LA MANGA Lab he has focused primarily on executive production and projects development for film projects and the organization of film-related events.
In film he has won 8 calls of CNACs (Venezuelan Film Institute) funds. In 2009 with the documentary YO, INDOCUMENTADA directed by Andrea Baranenko soon realeased in 2012 and the Kenyan/Venezuelan coproduction TOGETHERNESS SUPREME winner of several international awards at Cinequest, Santa Barbara Film Festival, African Academy Awards, among others. In 2010 with LO QUE NUNCA PENSE DECIR, short fiction film by Juan Fermin soon released in 2012 and CHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL.
in 2011 he won for first time a CNAC call as a director for the documentary CARACAS EN MOTO (shooting planned for March 2012) and as a producer he won ABUELA KUEKA REGRESA, documentary of Blanca Nuñez, CAJA DE FOSFOROS shortfilm directed by Juan Fermin, and DALTÓN short animated film by Luis Miguel Ruibal.
He has been selected por BERLINALE TALENT 2012, Ibermedia Scholarship for the Film Business School in Rio Film Festival and IFCB at la Habana Film Fest.
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Festival Track Record

TOGEHTERNES SUPREME

Narrative fiction, Action, Drama | 90 min | , 2010
Directed by Nathan Collet
Attended in 2010 – 1 more Ratings
5.0
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Attended in 2010 – 2 more Ratings
5.0
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ABUELA KUEKA REGRESA (KUEKA)

Documentary, | 70 min | , 2012
Directed by Blanca Nuñez
Attended in 2012 – 30 more Ratings
5.0
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CARACAS EN MOTO (CARACAS IN TWO WHEELS)

Documentary, Human rights, Independent, Realism | 7 min | , 2012
Directed by DANIEL RUIZ HUECK

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