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Nov 14, 2012
Jul 14, 2010
Male New York, New York, US
Mayhem #1764192 Photographer
MM URL: http://www.modelmayhem.com/marcocastro
Marco Castro is an American (Peruvian born) self-taught film director, actor and photographer that started his career at a very young age, performing, acting and taking pictures. At the age of 18 he started working as a make up artist with Francois Nars and collaborating with world known photographers such as Nan Goldin, Brigitte Lacombe, David Lachapelle, Elaine Constantine, to name a few with whom he learned the importance of storytelling through images.In the year 2000 he moved to Madrid, Spain, were he continued pursuing his film career and started working as a regular for El Deseo production company. Little by little cut up with the fashion industry he starts creating,producing and directing a number of short films,video art installations and photographs that have been displayed in many different art galleries,film festivals and museums were they worship his work, in 2005 he meets Loles Leon (actress know for her work in many of Pedro Almodovar's films)and her son Bertoldo with whom they founded Emperactriz Films and produced his first 35mm short film Manuela.in the year 2006 Marco collaborated in the 'iAlmodovar Exhibition!' for La Cinematheque francaise.He now lives in Brooklyn New York where he's working on the pre-production of his first length feature film and directing short films and music videos.