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Alonso Alvarez Barreda event


 
Alonso Alvarez BarredaThe NC State Department of Communication is hosting a campus visit of award-winning director, Alonso Alvarez Barreda.

Originally from Tampico Tamaulipas, Mexico, Barreda is currently writing and directing films in Los Angeles. 

His short films have been featured and honored in film festivals around the world including Cannes, New York, Heartland, Hollywood and Telluride.

Mentored by award-winning director Alejandro Monteverde, Barreda has received more than 15 international awards and worldwide accolades.

The event will include screenings of three award-winning short films by Barreda, followed by a Q&A.

When: February 3, 2014, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.,

Where: NC State campus, Winston Hall (Room 029)

More on Barreda:
--His short film 'Historia de un Letero' won Best Short Film at 2007 Cannes Film Festival.

--His most recent film 'Crescendo' has been selected for screening in 30 countries and has garnered Best Short Film in 16 international film festivals. 

Questions about the event: Contact Troy Jacques Jermaine Pinkins at tjpinkin@ncsu.edu