A native of Mexico City, Jose Terán have been familiar with filmmaking and advertising since the beginning of his career. He started out working for agencies such as TBWA and Energy BBDO Chicago. In 2009 he graduated from the Virginia Commonwealth University’s Brandcenter with a Masters in Mass Communication emphasizing in Creative Writing. He has written scripts for several content and entertainment projects, produced over 40 commercials, and written, produced and directed two short films (“Renacimiento” and the awarded “72 Horas”).
As an advertising director, he has worked for clients such as Apple, AT&T, Adidas, Nestlé, AT&T, BBVA Bancomer, Nissan, Palacio de Hierro, Cinemex, Yoplait, GNP, Pepsico, Saba, amongst others. Both his academic formation and the time he spent as CEO of Garage Films Mexico (an international Production Company) from 2011 to 2015 have given him a broad international view of the film and advertising industries. Jose has established himself as a director with a profound sense and knowledge of the storytelling process and a refined visual style. He currently resides in Mexico City where he spends his time directing commercials both in Mexico and abroad all the while he is prepping his first feature “Todo Nada”, adapted from the Mexican novel of the same name by Brenda Lozano.