Raúl is a Mexican immigrant, filmmaker, cinematographer, and multimedia creator. His work intersects contemporary art, political documentary, and visual ethnography to explore themes of belonging, alienation, and the concept of “home.” His films have screened at festivals worldwide including at the Sheffield Doc/Fest in the U.K., AFI Docs Film Festival in the U.S., and at the Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG) in Mexico among many more.

Raúl’s work has received support from the Princess Grace Foundation, the Ford Foundation-Just Films, ITVS, The Colorado Humanities, and the Sundance Institute among others. He is a Camargo Foundation Cassis France Artist Alumni, an IFP Filmmaker Labs fellow, a BAVC MediaMaker Fellow, a Firelight Media Documentary Lab Fellow, and a New America National Fellow.

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