Angel Gracia is a Spanish-American Producer / Creative Director of The Super Hero Alliance and President of Creative Tank, ex-partner, Exec. Producer and Director at Ridley Scott and Associates.
As Creative Director, he is currently developing a multi-platform project for NASA which includes live action and animation, to showcase their Artemis Program.
As a Producer, he is prepping 2 movies shooting in early 2022, one of which is written and directed by Kevin Grevioux (Underworld).
His vast experience in advertising worldwide working for Fortune 500 companies as a director earned him numerous national and international awards, including 4 Cannes Advertising awards, an Emmy, 2 Alma Awards and 2 Imagen Awards.
His feature film 'From Prada to Nada', based on Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility, won 2 Alma and 2 Imagen awards. It stars Camilla Belle, Alexa Vega, Wilmer Valderrama and Oscar nominated Adriana Barraza, was produced by Gigi Pritzker and Linda McDonough (Drive).
His short film 'The Dreamer' starring Al Patiño (2019) was an official selection of the New York Lift-Off Film Festival.
He has directed numerous celebrities such as Julianne Moore, Penelope Cruz, Hugh Laurie, Sofia Vergara, Val Kilmer, Terry Crews, Eugenio Derbez and Shaquil O'neal, and worked for international clients such as VW, Mercedes, BMW, Audi, Toyota, Ford, Honda, Dodge, Snickers, Schweppes, MasterCard, Coca Cola, Coors, Google and AT&T.
His career began when he won a Student Academy Award for his short "The Three Cornered Hat" followed by the first MTV video contest for Madonna's True Blue single.
With an extensive background in Special FXs, Angel began his career directing, photographing and editing music videos for bands like for SNAP, Enigma, Daryl Hall, and Jose Feliciano and Heaven 17, which eventually lead him to direct the musical drama TV movie "The Spirit" for BMG Ariola.
In 2016 he became a member of the prestigious NBC-Universal "Directing Fellowship Program" and in 2015 he directed his first half hour comedy pilot entitled "Table Manners".
He is a member of the Directors Guild Of America and The Academy Of Motion Pictures, Arts, and Sciences.
2010 - present
2010 - present