Ivete Lucas is a filmmaker and video artist of Brazilian and Mexican heritage. Her first short film Asthma was nationally released in Mexican movie theaters and shortlisted for the Mexican Academy Awards. Since then she has made several short fiction and documentary films, which have screened at festivals in the United States, Switzerland, Peru and Mexico. Her video art installations, in which she collaborates with filmmaker/artist Otis Ike, have been displayed in art galleries in Austin, Dallas, San Antonio, Houston and Philadelphia. Her new project The Curse and the Jubilee was awarded a Texas Filmmakers Production Fund award in 2011. She is currently a fellow of the Mexican Fund for Culture and the Arts.
One Big Misunderstanding
By g gallery | Published: January 21, 2012