Carlos López

27 May 2021

Carlos López Estrada’s debut film, Blindspotting, premiered opening night at Sundance 2018 and subsequently sold to Lionsgate for a theatrical release. Carlos was nominated by the DGA for Outstanding Directorial Achievement of a First-Time Feature Film. His second film, Summertime, premiered opening night of Sundance 2020 and will be released next year. Carlos began his career directing music videos for musicians like Billie Eilish, Father John Misty, Thundercat and Flying Lotus, Carly Rae Jepsen, Clipping and Passion Pit. In 2012, he won a Latin Grammy for an animated music video he directed for artists Jesse & Joy. For television, Carlos directed an episode of FX/Marvel’s Legion and is now developing an original show. He recently joined Walt Disney Studios to direct an original animated feature as well as the live-action adaptation of Disney’s Robin Hood.