Talent Guide

Eric Escobar

  • Discipline:Director, Writer
  • Program Year:Directing Lab 2007


Eric Escobar is a San Francisco-based digital filmmaker. His films have screened in the US and internationally. In 2005 his short film, One Weekend A Month, won an honorable mention in short filmmaking at the Sundance Film Festival. In addition to making films, Eric has worked in filmmaking software development at Apple and Adobe Systems. Currently, Eric is working in a directors’ collective called Kontent Films, where he directs commercials and his own original work, helps develop tools for filmmakers, and blogs extensively.

Current Project

An Army of One (Narrative Feature)


A woman, back from duty in Iraq, finds herself unable to cope with her family and nightmares. When she gets the call back to duty, she must find the courage to stand against a war she no longer supports.