FERNANDO LEBRIJA      Director / Producer / Writer

Born in Guadalajara, Mexico, Fernando moved to Los Angeles where he did his MBA (Master’s Degree) at the American Film Institute, which is one of the most successful film programs in the World.

He also took a Screenwriting postgraduate course at UCLA, a Summer Directing Course at USC, and then joined the Judith Weston workshops “Acting for Directors”. Fernando has worked in the Film and TV business for more than 20 years producing/directing more than 30 different TV Shows for companies like MTV, Televisa Mexico, and Fox Sports. He also directed many Music Videos and commercials for international brands such as Mini-Cooper, Honda, Snapple, Tommy Hilfiger, and more.

In the feature film world AMAR A MORIR (Love till death), his feature film Directorial debut (2009), was screened at numerous festivals around the world ranging from Australia, New York, Chicago, LA, and Colombia among others. In 2010 he received various nominations and awards such as LAS DIOSAS DE PLATA (Mexican Golden Globes) where he won the Best New Director in addition to 7 nominations including Best Director. The film received others nominations in the CANACINE Awards (Industry awards) for Best Feature Film and Best Director among others. Fernando was also nominated for Best Director in the IMAGEN FOUNDATION AWARDS who recognizes the most respected Latin talent in the US. The movie was very successful in Mexico and has been having great sales all around the world.

Fernando had a theatrical released on his first English-speaking movie SUNDOWN in spring 2016, in the U.S. Mexico and Latin America, also it was released world wide by Netflix in April 2017. Sundown is a sexy and crazy romantic comedy, the cast include: Teri Hatcher, Camilla Belle, Sara Paxton, John Michael Higgins, Jordi Molla, Devon Werkheiser, Hector Jimenez, Silverio Palacios and Sean Marquette.

Recently he directed a Netflix Original movie called #REALITYHIGH, which came out around the world in Sep 2017 and is doing amazingly well. It has exceeded Netflix’ expectations on a worldwide basis and on all metrics — overall a big win. #RH is a Teen romantic comedy a la John Hughes, with actors like Kate Walsh, Keith Powers, Nesta Cooper, Alicia Sanz, Anne Winters, John Michael Higgins and more.

Fernando is a very driven and active writer-director, he can direct different Genres like Action, Drama, Comedy, Thrillers, Sci-Fi among others. He is currently developing his own projects and also attached to direct other feature films and TV projects as work for hire.

FERNANDO LEBRIJA
CEO/FOUNDER
PABLO LEBRIJA
GOPERATION MANAGER/CO-PRODUCER
REGINA LEBRIJA
ADMINISTRATION MANAGER
MIGUEL TEJADA FLORES
CREATIVE PRODUCER/WRITER
JESUS MARTINEZ
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER/LEGAL ADVISOR MEXICO AND LATIN AMERICA
HARRIS TULCHIN
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER/ LEGAL ADVISOR US AND REST OF THE WORLD
LEONARDO ZIMBRON
PRODUCER
Contacto

Fernando Lebrija:
flebrija@irreversiblecinema.com

Pablo Lebrija:
plebrija@irreversiblecinema.com

Regina Lebrija:
rlebrija@irreversiblecinema.com

Información: info@irreversiblecinema.com

Teléfono:
(52-33) 3685-2250