Evangeline E. Griego, Producer/Director
Evangeline Griego is a veteran independent filmmaker, director, and media activist who made her feature-ength documentary directorial debut with the film God Willing. Griego is at work on the independent feature narrative, Sweet Old World and the feature documentary Revolution & Kung Fu slated to be co-directed with Renee Tajima-Pena.
Previously, Griego produced Sir! No Sir! with David Zeiger which premiered at the Los Angeles Film Festival where it won the Audience Award for Best Documentary. She is the producer of the award-wining documentary Calavera Highway, directed by Renee Tajima-Peña. Griego's company, About Time Productions, in association with Red Envelope Entertainment (Netflix) and 212Berlin Films, produced the documentary Chevolution about the iconic image of Che Guevara. As director she completed the Breathless in LA segment of the seven-part environmental series, Sierra Club Chronicles (Sundance Channel) with Executive Producer Robert Greenwald.
She also directed the award-winning Paño Arte: Images from Inside, and the bilingual documentary Border Visions/Visiones Fronterizos funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Both films were broadcast on PBS.
Her other documentary credits include segment co-producer for the acclaimed PBS series The New Americans (Kartemquin Films); line producer on My Journey Home (Winner of the 2004 Cine Golden Eagle Award), and supervising producer of Art Works ( J. Paul Getty Trust).
Griego is a founder of the Silver Lake Film Festival in Los Angeles and is a member of the board of directors of NALIP, the National Association of Latino Independent Producers.