Diego Joaquin Lopez and Mateo Frazier

Diego Joaquín López & Mateo Frazier
Co-Directors/Writers

Diego Joaquín López and Mateo Frazier began their creative partnership in 2009 on the award winning short film, TORCIDA.  Over the past few years, López and Frazier have helped to ignite and define the burgeoning film and television movement in the State of New Mexico by writing and directing locally based stories.

In 2010, Lopez was a selected writer for Robert Redford's Los Luceros project. In this program, he honed the skills he developed at the NM Film Makers Intensive and the NM Media Arts Program while also helming the nationally recognized film THROUGH THEIR EYES.  López has also has a love for acting and has appeared in TERMINATOR: SALVATION and LOVE RANCH. 

Frazier, in addition to being a university educator teaching Film and Digital Media Arts and serving as the Fine Arts Department Chair at Northern New Mexico College, has consulted for the National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP), has been the Production Manager for the Latino Producer's Academy since 2007 and served as the Film Liaison for Northern New Mexico on COWBOYS & ALIENS and CRAZY HEART.

In his spare time, Frazier produces award winning film and music projects.  Frazier and López bring a strong and varied experience base to their projects, this coupled with a unique and fascinating vision creates an experience that challenges, entertains and informs.