2010 ICHF Speakers

Nico Sabenorio

Phone: (650) 743-6547
nas253@gmail.com
www.NicoSabenorio.com

Professional Experience and Highlights

Director
National Geographic Entertainment – The Slave Next Door, 2010
Documentary exploring human trafficking in America
Bout that Bout, 2010 – Official Selection, 2010 Slamdance Film Festival
Documentary about an underground fight club in rural Florida
Pepsi / 19 Entertainment, 2010 – Focus 5
Documentary following a young Chinese rock band's first trip to America
Epic Sun Productions – Culture Unrestricted, 2009
Documentary about free ride mountain biking and extreme youth culture
Rockhard Films – Share Our Strength (PSA) 2009
Public service announcement about child hunger in America
Rockhard Films – Bears, 2008
Feature documentary exploring offbeat beauty pageants (director of select sequences)
Visionbox Media – Making the L.A. Riot Spectacular, 2007
Behind the scenes documentary featuring Emilio Estevez, George Hamilton and Snoop Dogg
The Washington Square All Stars, 2002 – New York University
Short documentary about socioeconomic tension in New York City's Washington Square Park
Romic: The Environmental Conflict in East Palo Alto, 2001
Short documentary about toxic contamination in East Palo Alto, California
How and When to Terminate a Relationship, 1999
Half hour documentary on relationships problems from multiple perspectives
Women's Lives in Ancient Greece, 1998
Half hour documentary on the history of women in Ancient Greece
Associate Producer
ABC: Nightline: “How to Buy a Child in Ten Hours,” July 08
Nightline news piece about child slavery in Haiti
Still Photographer
Marie Claire AU, March 09
2 Page Spread – Article on human trafficking in Haiti – Lead Image

Education

New York University, Tisch School of the Arts
REFERENCES
Chris Miller • Head of Production, National Geographic Feature Films
(Contact Available Upon Request)
Scott Disharoon • Producer, National Geographic Feature Films
(Contact Available Upon Request)
Marc Klasfeld • MTV Award Nominated Director / President, Rockhard Films
(Contact Available Upon Request)
Adam Leipzig • President, National Geographic Feature Films
(Contact Available Upon Request)