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Las Camelias film has been selected for the VALÈIFF • València Indie Film Festival! https://www.madriff.org/valeiff/
Las Camelias film has been awarded for BIAIF Barcelona Indie Awards:
Best Comedy – Award Winner
Best producer – Award Winner
Best Actor – Award Winner https://baiaf.space/winners
Co Executive Producer
Director of Photography
Willie Berrios is a Latin Grammy-winning and Emmy-winning DP. Presently on of the most versatile directors of photography in the film and advertising industries in Puerto Rico. He has a bachelor’s degree in communications from the Universidad del Sagrado Corazón in Puerto Rico. Berrios holds 12 DP feature film credits among them: “Thieves and Liars” sharing cinematography credit with Jaime Costas; “América” directed by Sonia Fritz and executive producers Frances Lausell and Edward James Olmos; “Amores que Matan,” “Mix Tape”, “A Story to Keep You from Sleeping,” and “Las Camelias.” Other credits include “Isla Chatarra” winner of an Emmy Award, “White Bear,” and “Finding Yourself.” His DP advertising credits run the gamut of major companies and brands from Rums of Puerto Rico to Coca Cola and beyond. As a music video DP, Berrios has earned three Latin Grammy awards, one for Best Latin video for “Calma Pueblo” by Calle 13, with whom Berrios has worked on as DP in “La Perla” sharing DP credits with Sonnel Velázquez, “Latin America”, and “Death in Hawaii.” Berrios has also worked music videos and concerts for urban stars Don Omar, Tego Calderón, Wisin and Yandel, Christian Daniel, and DRACO.
Makeup and Hair Design
Bryan is a 25-year self made makeup artist, a collaborator with the main theater companies in the country, and a permanent resource for film productions that come from abroad. They obtained a bachelor’s degree in makeup for theater, film, and television from the now defunct Design Department of Arizona State University, and a second BA in Humanities with a concentration in Drama from the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras. Bryan danced professionally from an early age and has represented Puerto Rico as actor in theater festivals in Spain, Mexico, and the United States. Bryan has been casted in musicals like “La Jaula de las Locas” and “Baño de Damas y Malas”.
He launched himself as a vlogger, influencer and tv personality and unexpectedly the communications seduce him. His original collection of small-town phrases to reflect on the Puerto Rican identity has kept Bryan in the press earning the affection of the people.
Milagros “Tita” Núñez is a consummate professional with over 20 years costume/wardrobe artist world in Puerto Rico. Her work spans film, theater, commercials, and music videos. She has twelve costume designer titles in her resume, including Las Camelias. Núñez gained experience in the costume department as assistant to the costume designer, costume supervisor, key costumer, cutter and fitter, seamstress, and wardrobe stylists. She is adept at patternmaking, alterations, aging and distressing all kind of clothing, working military and period specific costumes. With over 60 creative works under her belt, she is a member of IATSE – Local 494. Núñez studied Fashion Design & Patternmaking at Escuela de Diseño Lisa Thon in San Juan, and Fashion Design Illustration from the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras.