Alonso Mayo is an American Film Institute directing graduate from Lima, Peru. His thesis film “Wednesday Afternoon” won the Student Academy Award (Gold Medal – Narrative Category) and a DGA Student Award. He directed the Academy Award shortlisted documentary “Viva la Causa” and directed, shot and edited the interactive web series “Untitled Murder Project 2.0”. His first feature film, the dramedy “The Story of Luke” starring Lou Taylor Pucci, Seth Green, Cary Elwes and Kristin Bauer, premiered at the San Diego Film Festival, where it won Best Film. It went on to win over 20 festival awards and was released by Gravitas Ventures in 2013. Alonso’s 2nd feature, the comedy “FIXED”, starring Andy Comeau, Courtney Henggeler, Nelson Franklin, Leonard Roberts and Alan Ruck, premiered at the 2017 Cinequest Film Festival and is slated for release in February, 2018.