BIOGRAPHY

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JUANCHI GONZÁLEZ

I'm Juanchi González, and I've been working as a director, editor, screenwriter, visual effects artist, and creative for the last 20 years.
 

I currently split my time between freelance solo work and my role as creative director for Artok, a video production and post-production house based in San Juan, Puerto Rico, with regional (Caribbean & LatAm) and international reach. 

 

Over the years I've harnessed my passion for music and movies, creating music videos for artists—my favorites Rauw Alejandro, Mora, Guaynaa, Cazzu, SOJA, and Álvaro Díaz— and advertising campaigns for brands —New Balance, Kia, Evertec, Walgreens, Popular, to name a few—.

 

But at the core of my work is my love for filmmaking. I got to make my first short film "Los Unos y Los Otros" in 2009, and since I've dedicated my free time writing screenplays for short films and long features. 
 

My latest work is one of my greatest joys: a bilingual short film script, handprinted in risograph, titled "Guiones para películas que no existen, Vol. 1: Música de Tortura / Screenplays for Movies That Don't Exist, Vol. 1: Shock Chords."

News

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Shock Chords / Música de Tortura
October 29 2021

New book written by Janice Mejías and Juanchi González. Available on Antipoda.org on October 29th.

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Guaynaa - "Buyaca"
July 19 2021

Guaynaa's "Buyaca" wins Best Comedy Music Video at Rome Music Video Awards and at The International Music Video Awards.

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Los Búmerans - "Extraña Suerte"
June 28 2021

Los Búmerans' "Extraña Suerte" Semi-Finalist at the Bueno Aires International Film Festival 2021.

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PUCPR - "Aquí se forjan los Pioneros"
July 12 2021

Director's Cut for Pontificia Universidad Católica de Puerto Rico - "Aquí se forjan los Pioneros"

BUENOS AIRES INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2021

BEST DIRECTOR

ROME MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS

2021

BEST COMEDY MUSIC VIDEO

TOKYO LIFT-OFF FILM FESTIVAL

2020

OFFICIAL BEST MUSIC VIDEO SELECTION