Gustavo is one of the top writer/directors in the international market today. He was awarded a GRAMMY in the Best Music Video category, the prestigious Billboard, MTV Latin America Awards, and Premios Lo Nuestro Univision. Gustavo also won Premios Oye for Best Music Video of the Year for Alejandro Fernandez’s heartbreaking video “Se Me Va La Voz” and also received his 5th Grammy nomination for a music video for SONY-BMG international singer/actor Chayanne.
The director has just finished the 2019/2020 New Jerseys Campaign for PUMA, for the top soccer teams in Mexico, CHIVAS of Guadalajara, Monterrey's RAYADOS and GALLOS of Queretaro. Gustavo did the creativity, direction, camera and editing for the whole campaign.
Recently, Gustavo has directed a SKY TV campaign featuring international star CARLOS RIVERA, music videos for Grammy winners Lila Downs, Juanes, Marco Antonio Solis, the documentary ELYPSE: A JOURNEY INTO SOUND for Mexican acclaimed band Camila, commissioned by SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT, in addition to campaigns for CHIVAS REGAL's BAND OF BROTHERHOOD feat. the acclaimed band MANÁ, DIRECTV feat. Shalim Ortiz, music videos for multi-platinum star Alejandro Sanz. In addition, he has just finished shooting promos for TELEVISA, LA REINA SOY YO, in addition to a campaign for SKY TV feat. CARLOS RIVERA, a promo for Mexico's Foreign Affairs Office with World Cup soccer stars such as Bebeto, Dunga, Jorge Campos and Jorge Valdano focusing on the immigrant cause.
As a director, Gustavo has worked with superstars such as Shakira, Vanessa Williams, Ricky Martin, country legend Johnny Cash, Vonda Shepard, Oscar de la Hoya, Maná, Cafe Tacuba, Gloria Estefan, Julio Iglesias, Crystal Waters, Paulina Rubio, Juan Gabriel, Luis Miguel, Camila, Jesse & Joy, J.Balvin, Alejandro Sanz, David Bisbal and the double Academy Award winner, music producer/composer Gustavo Santaolalla, who composed the soundtracks for “Babel”, “Brokeback Mountain”, “Motorcycle Diaries”, “21 Grams” and “Amores Perros” among many.