Gemma CuberoGemma Cubero

Tribeca All Access® | 2008

Gemma Cubero is a Spanish filmmaker with a journalism background, educated both in Spain and the United States and fluent in Spanish and English.  Ms. Cubero worked for four years as an Associate Producer and as an Investigator researching the award-winning documentary Señorita Extraviada (Missing Young Woman), a film about the killing of women in Juarez, directed and produced by Lourdes Portillo. She also worked with Lourdes Portillo on At Work, a video installation about Chicanos labor in America. In the last three years she produced with Julio Medem's production company two award winning feature length documentaries: What´s Under Your Hat? and One Percent: Schizophrenia.  Both documentaries are in the international festival circuit and got theatrical release and home video distribution in Spain. In 2006 she founded Talcual Films, an independent film and video production company in Spain and the United States.

She Wants to be a Matador

Tribeca All Access® | 2008