Jesus M. Rodriguez was born in Caracas, Venezuela and since his childhood his love for making movies marked his life. His first films were horror movies he shot when he was 13 in Super 8, filled with homemade special effects

Jesus has received more than 70 international awards, including a Gold Medal in the New York Festivals, Best of Show in PROMAX-BDA Latin America and Best Directing in PROMAX BDA Global 2004. 

His first short film “Lucy & Ricky” was selected by Sundance Film Festival 2003, among many other festivals. Jesus’ other shorts, including “Coffee, Desserts, Light Fare” and “Solitude” have been invited to Germany, Spain, Italy, Australia and New Zealand.