Producers | Founders of 271 Films
7TH EDITION — FEATURED ARTISTS
& DOMÉNICA CASTRO
About Constanza & Doménica —
Constanza and Doménica are sister filmmakers from Mexico City and founders of 271 Films, a creative production company based in Los Angeles.
The sisters exemplify Latinas in Film with the intention to highlight the ways Latinas have revolutionized the film industry and/or broken glass ceilings.
Collectively, their work has garnered over 2 billion views and they’ve produced numerous award-winning videos, short films, and commercial content that have been featured on MTV, Billboard, The New Yorker Screening Room, Nylon, Vice, Vimeo Staff Pick, Short Of The Week, BET Networks, as well as prestigious film festivals including AFI Fest, Tribeca, Berlin, Sarasota FF, Palm Springs, Seattle FF, Austin FF, Rhode Island FF, New Hampshire FF, Newport FF, Atlanta FF, Nantucket FF, Hollyshorts, Nordisk Panorama, and Tribeca Chanel THROUGH HER LENS program.
They have produced content for world-renowned clients such as Gillette, Facebook, Instagram, T-Mobile, TopGolf, Viacom, Under Armour, Nuu Mobile, Rothy’s, Coca-Cola, New Balance, Tumi, and Abbot Nutrition. Their work has been featured in AD WEEK.
They teamed up with Lena Waithe’s Hillman Grad Productions and Indeed to produce 10 films helmed by 10 BIPOC directors, projects which premiered at Tribeca Film Festival 2021.
The sisters have been honored as the 2021 Nevada Women Filmmakers of the Year.
They are drawn to stories that put a spotlight on marginalized communities, question the status quo, push boundaries and provoke, inspire and entertain the audience.
They live in Los Angeles, California.
WORK PRODUCED THROUGH
The fact that these sisters have the ability to work together—insanely well, might we add—just goes to show how well their family values are a huge part of their work ethic. From there they built 271 Films into a polished creative production company that prioritizes inclusivity not only on camera, but with the team behind it as well. Despite having so much success, they still manage to remain humble and always willing to help and lend their expertise when they can. And with that, we'd like to thank the Castro sisters, Constanza and Doménica, for taking time to be Featured Artists!