Talent Guide

Daniel Tantalean

  • Discipline:Producer
  • Program Year:Producing Lab 2023


Daniel is an award-winning Latinx Producer from Brooklyn, NY. He is a 2020 and 2022 NALIP Latino Media Market Fellow and part of the 2021 Tribeca Creators Market. Daniel focuses on stories about cultural identity and the ever-evolving concept of home. His shorts have shown at Aspen ShortsFest, SFFilm, Hot Docs, and Big Sky Documentary Film Festival. He produced the award-winning short doc Ale Libre directed by Maya Cueva that is featured in The New Yorker. Recently, he completed production on In the Summers, written and directed by Alessandra Lacorazza, featuring René “Residente” Pérez Joglar, Sasha Calle, Lío Mehiel, and Leslie Grace.

Current Project

In the Summers


Culminating over four summer vignettes, Latine sisters visit their father in an expansive story exploring the growing pains of childhood to the reflections of adulthood.