Talent Guide

Juan Carlos Rulfo

  • Discipline:Director, Producer
  • Program Year:Grants and Awards 2009


Juan Carlos Rulfo is one of Mexico’s most acclaimed documentary filmmakers. After graduating from Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana B.A. in communication sciences, he studied film directing at the Centro de Capacitacion Cinematogrica. He has won numerous international awards, including Best Documentary at the Sundance, Bacifi, Biarritz, Miami, Habana and Karlovi vary festivals. Rulfo holds Guggenheim, Sundance, Rockefeller and MacArthur grants and is a member of the National System of Art Creators.