Victor Peceno

Victor Peceno

Director in West Hollywood, California

About Victor

Victor Peceño.
Tenerife, Canary Islands - cell: +34 697 747 942 - email: victorpeceno@yahoo.es

BIOGRAPHY

Born in Tenerife, Canary Islands.
Peceno completed Information and Technology studies graduating as a System Analyst.
During his professional journey as a teacher and while lecturing, Peceno discovered his true vocation for film. After several experimental shorts, he moved to the US to pursue an education in the Performing Arts at Brooks College, Long Beach California.
In 1995, Peceno returned to Spain and received an Advanced Degree in Directing at the CEV in Barcelona, setting off a career as a Director that took him from Barcelona to Madrid where he also received a Master Degree in Television at the Complutense University in association with Telemadrid Television.
Peceno then taught Multicamera Directing and Production in Malaga at a training course run by the Andalucian Council.
In 2000, Peceno returned to the Canary Islands and became professionally established in Gran Canaria by working at the Field Directing Department for the Canarian Television News Services, a position he combines with directing independent short film.
In 2010 after receiving several awards he moves to Los Angeles, getting two awards with his first project, a documentary short film, later he was involved in a SAG official project as film director during 9 months acquiring all the knowledge about how the Hollywood film industry works.
In 2012 the government of the United States of America declared Peceno as an extraordinary talent in film directing.
In 2013 Peceno comes back to Canary Islands with several projects he wants to develop in his home town.

FILMOGRAPHY

Basket (2005)
Gran Canaria Island Film Awards, 1st Prize The Digital Video Competition Canarias Rueda 2007

My own private story (2005)
Official Selection for competition Canarian Forum at Las Palmas International Film Festival 2005

Objects in mirror are closer than they appear (2006)
Short Film Corner - Cannes Film Festival 2007
Official Selection - Powwow Film Festival, Cleveland, Ohio 2007
Official Selection - LA Short Film Festival, Los Angeles 2007
Official Selection - The Vine Film Festival, Santa Monica 2007
Finalist - 1st Short Film Festival Online, Cantabria Visual

La Casa Abandonada (2007)
Best Short Film Award Nominee Pumelo International Film Festival, Mumbai India 2007
Jury Award Nominee Pumelo International Film Festival, Mumbai India 2007

Natalie (2007)
Top 20 Finalist Project Direct: Fox Searchlight, YouTube, HP (2007)
Official Selection San Francisco International Children’s Film Festival (2007)
On-Off (2007)
Official Selection -Washougal International Film Festival, Washington 2008
Official Selection Powwow Film Festival, Cleveland, Ohio 2008

The Bro Pact (2008)
Official Selection Route 66 International Film Festival, Illinois, Chicago 2008

Christmas Present (2010)
The Indi Award of Merit, Los Angeles October 2010
Award of Merit BCIFF, Houston October 2010

Two Trumpets (2011)
The Indi Award of Merit, Los Angeles 2011
Winner Award of Merit at Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood 2011

The House of the Smoking Guns (2015)
Official selection Action on Film International film Festival, Monrovia CA 2015
Nominated Best Western
Nominated Best Costumes


Name: Victor Peceno

Lives in: West Hollywood, California

Occupation: Director

Credits

  • Kinda Work

    Kinda Work (2011)
    Film (Short, Biography and Family) Director The little fisherman has a work to do.

  • Regalo de Navidad

    Regalo de Navidad (2010)
    Film (Short and Drama) Director It's December 24th and all the other messenger service employees have left for the day when Miguel's attention is drawn to an overlooked package. Compelled to find its recipient, he goes on a journey which becomes a gift within itself.

  • Two Trumpets

    Two Trumpets (2010)
    Film (Documentary, Short and Biography) Director The ordinary life of an extraordinary person.

  • The Bro Pact

    The Bro Pact (2008)
    Film (Short and Drama) Director During a weekly poker game, idle chatter devolves into the conviction that an absentee buddy has violated a sacrosanct Bro Pact. And it's rashly concluded that there must be consequences for choices made. A plan is concocted and its execution is... explosive. Written by Jan Militello

  • The House of the Smoking Guns

    The House of the Smoking Guns (2008)
    Film (Short, Horror and Western) Director Add a Plot »

  • On/Off

    On/Off (2008)
    Film (Short and Romance) Director The ghosts of the past can reappear in unexpected places.

  • Natalie

    Natalie (2007)
    Film (Short and Drama) Director A young girl inspires her cancer-stricken mother's will to live.

  • La casa abandonada

    La casa abandonada (2006)
    Film (Short and Mystery) Director Add a Plot »

  • Objects in the Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear

    Objects in the Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear (2006)
    Film (Short and Drama) Director Add a Plot »

Awards

  • "Two Trumpets" - Indie award of merit - Los Angeles
    (2011)

  • "Two Trumpets" - Winner award of merit - Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood
    (2011)

  • "Christmas Present" - Indie award of merit - Los Angeles
    (2010)

  • "Christmas Present" - award of merit BCIFF - Houston
    (2010)

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