vete Guerra Lucas
Ivete Lucas was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil and grew up in Monterrey, Mexico. In 2009 she
received a grant from the Mexican Film Institute to direct her first short film, Asma, which
was short listed for the Mexican Academy Awards. Since then she has written and directed
a number of award winning short films and documentaries in Mexico and the USA. She
earned an MFA degree in filmmaking from the University of Texas at Austin with grants
from the Mexican National Fund for Culture and the Arts and the Teresa Lozano Long
Center for Latin American Studies. Also a visual artist, Ivete collaborates with partner Otis
Ike to create video installations in galleries and
museums.