Meet the Mentors
Producer / Director
EMMY Award winner Sergio Guerrero is one of the highest profile Writer/Director/Producers to have effectively straddled the Mexican-American border. He Associate Produced, Co-Wrote and was the Second-Unit Director of the successful feature film, “A Day Without A Mexican”.
Marcelo C. Alvarez has worked with a list of production companies, networks and studios in Los Angeles on multiple levels. His meticulous attention to fine detail and outstanding efficiency has led him to be a top producer in today’s commercial market with over 200 commercials to his credits for clients that include: Visa, Master Card, Verizon, Ford, Got Milk, Kraft Foods, UFC, 5 Hour Energy, Colgate, Pizza Hut, Carl’s Jr. and a few tech companies among many others.
MPW is the only workshop of its kind, each of our programs are tailor made to allow young filmmakers an opportunity to take part in an accelerated commercial production workshop provided by one of our selected sponsors.
Our creative learning atmosphere produces a unique experience for both student and sponsor. The workshop places students in real life work situations and the space to understand all aspects of the workflow in advertising.
From meeting the client, a brief of their product, to the creative process of an advertising agency, a director’s treatment, production, post-production and final delivery of a commercial.