David Figueroa García is a writer-director from Mexico City. His first memory is that of the building next door collapsing outside his window during the earthquake in 1985. He's been able to see the beauty in chaos ever since.
After finishing his basic education in Mexico, he graduated from the City University of New York in Classic Literature and Film production at the top of his class. Currently, David is in his fourth year at Columbia University’s film M.F.A program as a directing concentrate. His work has received awards from the Directors Guild of America, the National Board of Review, IFP, HSF McNamara Grant for the Arts, Brooklyn Arts Council among others and, screened in festivals around the world.
He’s based out of Brooklyn.