JJ Torres

@ afilmbyjj

JJ Torres es realizador de publicidad y ficción con más de 10 años de experiencia. Ha dirigido proyectos publicitarios y de ficción.

JJ Torres is an advertising and fiction filmmaker with more than ten years of experience in the sector. A double graduate in Audiovisual Communication and Journalism from the Carlos III University, he trained in direction and analogue editing in Zagreb. Member of the Youth Jury at the San Sebastian Film Festival for three editions and developed the feature film Silver or Lead with Enrique Urbizu. 

Since then he has directed both advertising projects and fiction pieces in parallel. Among others, the fashion films We Are Cattle (Best New Talent at MexicoFFF) and Integración (Best New Talent at Madrid FFF). These and other pieces have been screened at sixty international festivals such as LaJolla, New York Fashion Film, Berlin Commercial or London Fashion Film Festival. Between 2019 and 2023 he made three pieces for Califato 3/4, Andalusian works with an eclectic flavour with talents such as Paco León and Almudena Amor.

He has recently collaborated on fiction projects with Prime Video, producing pieces for Historias para no Dormir, Memento Mori, Parot and Reina Roja, directing talents such as Yon González, Dani Rovira, Inma Cuesta and Vicky Luengo.  These advertising projects also include work for the Ministry of Culture, Puma or The Lion King. With a constant training and a general interest in the world of image, advertising has allowed him to keep in touch with the tools of audiovisual language in order to continue growing as a creator.