Paco de OnisPaco de Onis

Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund | 2013

Paco de Onís (Producer) grew up in Latin America during a time when military dictatorships ruled. His most recent production is “Granito: How to Nail a Dictator” (world premiere at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival and national U.S. broadcast in 2012 on PBS P.O.V. series 25th Anniversary Season). Paco also produced and launched Granito: Every Memory Matters, a companion mixed media outreach project designed to recover the collective memory of the Guatemalan genocide. Previously he produced the film and educational media project “The Reckoning: The Battle for the International Court,” which had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival 2009 U.S. Documentary Competition. “The Reckoning” has been nominated for 2 National News and Documentary Emmy Awards: Best Documentary and Outstanding Investigative Journalism. Prior to “The Reckoning,” he produced “State of Fear”, about Peru’s 20-year war on terror with Shining Path, based on the findings of the Peruvian Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

Disruption

Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund | 2013