ARTURO J. MIRELES
True and tested Talent
A True Filmmaker
Art Mireles is a disabled veteran turned filmmaker that has his hand in all aspects of the film making process. He believes that he will be able to make a better change in the world by shooting people with a camera instead of a gun. Art is interested in making films that are a type that has commentary on society through narrative or documentary.
May 14, 2017
Best Sound Design
December 2, 2017
The short film "Simple Solution" screened at the 6th annual San Francisco Veteran Film Festival
Nov 2012 - Oct 2015
Close in to destroy or capture the enemy. Deployed to Afghanistan to help with their democratic elections during 2014. Taking appropriate action for objectives from research results while keeping a calm and professional manner. Accountability and maintenance for $1,000,000+ of highly sensitive equipment with a loss of $0 during the time in service. Provides security for thousands of lives and billions of dollars worth of equipment. Hard work ethic and dependability has given recognition from peers and supervisors. Ability to carry through in stressful environments.
– Received awards for keeping composure during experiences under pressure.
– Operations supervisor praised the perseverance of an injury to complete and accomplish the mission.
– Acquired Secret Clearance status.
Aug 2008 - January 2010
Successfully assisted 1000's of users to maintain, reacquire, and troubleshoot network connectivity issues in a timely manner. Professional service, patience, and understanding the issue was the keystone to the duty for this company.
– Received a great consistency of good feedback from users and managers
Apr 2007 - Aug 2008
Shipped and received $100+ thousand in motorcycles, parts and equipment to satellite companies and outside companies. Safely and successfully moved $20,000 - $40,000 motorcycles, and palatalized motorcycle parts in place with a forklift. Complied with OSHA standards while working, keeping the work environment safe. Categorized and logged the inventory of motorcycles, parts and resources for the company. Assisted our customers with any inquiries to upgrade their current motorcycle and explain or demonstrate the functionality of parts.
– Started in motorcycle detailing and advanced as the shipping and receiving representative after 3 months
– Logged and organized the inventory in order to find deficiencies, track items easier and reduced loss.
This documentary is to observe actions taken to industrialize this commodity and expose any means of suppression by any party. This will help educate an unaware public that has been fed a false perception through fear. Providing this knowledge will help de-stigmatize the plant and help progress of an eco-friendly fuel and single use plastic waste. It will not only feature the many different processes to provide an alternative to fossil fuels, it may also provide great insight as why this plant was criminalized in the first place.
Arturo Mireles is always taking appropriate action for objectives from research results while keeping a calm and professional manner. Awarded the Combat Infantry Badge and other accolades while in the military. He has the same drive he had in the military, which is driving him forward within the film community. Thrives in high stress situations due to combat experience.
Password: Simple Solution
This is his first production since becoming a veteran. This film has been recognized for the sound design by his college, and for social commentary by the 6th annual San Francisco Veteran Film Festival.
Making this short was the hardest project to make due to the intrusive thoughts, sounds, and pictures, but Art had to challenge myself to combine two projects in order to focus on entering into film festivals.