Andres Torres

Biography

Andres Torres-Vives is an award-winning filmmaker whose films have played at numerous festivals. Along with being a Fulbright and Jacob K. Javits Scholar, Andres has won awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, the California Arts Council, the Motion Pictures Association of America (MPAA), along with multiple awards from the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts. He has aired work for the BBC, PRI, and KCET Los Angeles. Andres is a UCLA Film and Television Directing MFA, a Film Independent: Project Involve fellow, and full-time film faculty at The Herberger Insitute for Design and the Arts and the School of Transborder Studies at Arizona State Universiity (ASU). His latest short film, ISTINMA won Best Short Film at the 39th Annual American Indian Motion Picture Awards.

Education

M.F.A. Film and Television Directing, University of California-Los Angeles 

Courses

Fall 2020
Course Number Course Title
FMP 418 Directing for Film & Media II
FMP 480 Film Production Capstone I
THF 497 Senior Project
FMP 499 Individualized Instruction
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
FMP 418 Directing for Film & Media II
FMP 499 Individualized Instruction
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
FMP 394 Special Topics
TCL 394 Special Topics
FMP 480 Film Production Capstone I
FMP 499 Individualized Instruction
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
FMP 418 Directing for Film & Media II
FMP 480 Film Production Capstone I
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
TCL 394 Special Topics
FMP 394 Special Topics
FMP 398 Capstone Development
FMP 480 Film Production Capstone I
FMP 499 Individualized Instruction
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
FMP 398 Capstone Development
FMP 418 Directing for Film & Media II
FMP 480 Film Production Capstone I
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
TCL 394 Special Topics
FMP 394 Special Topics
FMP 398 Capstone Development
FMP 480 Film Production Capstone I
FMP 499 Individualized Instruction
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
TCL 394 Special Topics
FMP 394 Special Topics
FMP 398 Capstone Development
FMP 480 Film Production Capstone I
FMP 598 Special Topics
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
TCL 394 Special Topics
FMP 394 Special Topics
FMP 398 Capstone Development
FMP 480 Film Production Capstone I
FMP 499 Individualized Instruction
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
FMP 394 Special Topics
TCL 394 Special Topics
FMP 398 Capstone Development
FMP 480 Film Production Capstone I