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Juan Carlos Martín

Mexico, Art/Biographical Documentary, 2012
76 min, Super 8mm/16mm, Color/Black & White
Spanish, French, English with English subtitles


A post-documentary about the famous contemporary Mexican artist, Gabriel Orozco, which chronologically presents the most recent ten years of his life and work, in ten main sequences. During these ten years, Orozco consolidates himself as a key figure in the contemporary global art world. The documentary is a cinematographic collage consisting of interviews with the artist, his colleagues, and sequences that register his work's development and exhibition.


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juan carlos martin Juan Carlos Martín studied at the Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica in Mexico. In 2002, he filmed a documentary, GABRIEL OROZCO, which wan a Mexican Ariel, a Mayahuel at the Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG), and best documentary in the Miami Film Festival. In 2008, his first feature film 40 DÍAS was acclaimed by Variety and premiered at FICG and commercial theaters.

Producer: Juan Carlos Martin Mendez
Production Companies: Terciopelo Films
Screenwriter: Juan Carlos Martin Mendez
Cinematographer: Miguel Lopez, Geronimo Denti, José Casillas, Alberto Casillas, Federico Barbabosa, Cristian Manzutto, Juan Carlos Martin Mendez, Gabriel Orozco, Fernanda Romandia
Editor: Jeanette Russ, Juan Carlos, Martin Mendez
Sound Design: Pablo Valero
Music: Andrés Sánchez, Manuel Rocha Iturbide, Gabriel Orozco
Cast: Gabriel Orozco

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