My Name is Jesus Larios, but I have always gone by Jesse. I am a first-year Cinema and Television Producing MFA student at Columbia Colleg..
As a creative producer, getting to come up with ideas, develop stories and work on scripts is my heart and joy. I love it. Another big part of being a creative producer is logistics, which is often not as fun as scripts and stories. Most of the logistical work ultimately gets done by the line producer, production manager, and assistant directors, who are hired by and work with the producer to make sure the production happens as hitch-free as possible. A lot of the time, those jobs are considered non-creative, but I beg to disagree. There is creativity involved in logistics, especially with low-budget filmmaking.
Finally, the time has come and we finished the first year! I cannot believe that it’s been 10 months since I moved to the U.S. and started..
After finishing Her Voice, I took parts on different productions. But, recently I have received my behind-the-scenes photos from our set p..
For the last month, I have auditioned more than 30 actors and actresses, I have had more than six meetings, I have been to my location twi..
Make Tacos Not War, National Museum of Mexican Art – Chicago
As a filmmaker and producer, sometimes I get the question, why aren’t you..
Finally, we are done with our first projects for this semester. We are required to shoot two films and also take a role in two of our clas..
Another production is over! Finally, I was able to finish two days of shooting my short film titled “Keys” which I mentioned about in my p..
Garfield Park Conservatory, Chicago, IL
Empathy and the study of empathic learning has recently become more prevalent in my life than ..
Set Photo, Camp, 2017
It’s January and I completely forgot to write down my new year’s resolutions. Is that something that people do w..