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Nico Sandi

Nico Sandi

Documentary Film and Video
B.A./B.S., Creighton University, 2015

About

Born and raised in Cochabamba, Bolivia, Nico Sandi intends to focus his work on historical trauma, cultural inclusivity, and indigenous identity in postcolonial Latin America. He earned a bachelor of arts in Anthropology, Sociology and Journalism from Creighton University, where he spent a year working as a video producer after graduating.

He has worked on projects about the death penalty in Nebraska, migration in Nogales, Mexico, climate change in Bethel, Alaska, cultural miscegenation in the Bolivian Amazon, and educational opportunities for a refugee family in the Bronx. His film, Stones,received First Prize and Audience Choice Award at the Voices From the Margins film festival and was selected for the 2016 Local Filmmaker Showcase at Film Streams’ Ruth Sokolof Theater in Omaha, Nebraska.


Everywhere, Nothing Is Hidden 

 
HD Video
JUNE, 2018
VIDEO DURATION: 17 MIN.
 

Gestures of intimacy unravel in a community of people with developmental disabilities revealing their unique existence.


Formas Inconstantes (Shifting Shapes) 

 
HD Video
MAY, 2017
VIDEO DURATION: 9:23
 

Home videos, memories and images are woven together to explore the gaps of a mother-son relationship.


Divine Voices

 
HD Video
Co-directed by Nathan Reich
MARCH, 2017
VIDEO DURATION: 9:50 MIN.
 

A group of nature photographers. A retired insurance fraud adjuster. A homebody. A golf course owner. One man sees the bigger picture. The only thing they seem to have in common is water.


Papá

 
16mm Black and White film
DECEMBER, 2016
VIDEO DURATION: 5:50 MIN.
 

Pepe has already crossed the US/Mexico border; now he must navigate his way through parenthood.

 

Events

June 16, 2018

Free and open to the public.

Cubberley Auditorium
June 15, 2017

Free and open to the public

Cubberley Auditorium
March 21, 2017
Cubberley Auditorium
December 13, 2016

Free and open to the public

Cubberley Auditorium

Exhibitions

February 20, 2018 to March 2, 2018
McMurtry Building; Gunn Foyer and Miller Discussion Space
January 17, 2017 to January 24, 2017
McMurtry Building