From Monterrey, Mexico. Cris Gris’ films have screened internationally in prestigious film festivals including La Semaine de la Critique, Festival de Cannes as part of the program
Invitation to Morelia. She is known for being multifaceted; moving between acting, writing
and directing. She landed her first leading role in the feature independent drama Fish Bones (2018).
Gris’ has written and directed various art and music videos that have been published in magazines such as Juxtapoz and nominated by MTV Latin America for “Video of the Year”. Her short film San Miguel (2018), received the renowned Spike Lee Film Production Fund, and the Hollywood Foreign Press Association Fellows Fund, and was named a 2019 National Board of Review student grant winner, followed by the 2019 Screenwriting Wasserman King Award, amongst others. Her latest short Pia & Mike (2019) will have its world premiere at FICM 17th Edition. She is currently developing her first feature film called.