Laura Amelia Guzmán (Santo Domingo, 1980) graduated from Altos de Chavón | The School Of Design, where she studied fine arts and photography. After exhibiting in photography shows, she attended the International Film and Television School in Cuba, specializing in cinematography. After working in several features, she moves to Mexico. Since 2004, she has lived between Mexico and the Dominican Republic woking with her husband Israel Cárdenas, with whom she shares script, production and direction credits in their feature films. Together they run the production company Aurora Dominicana.
Israel Cárdenas (México, 1980) is a self-taught filmmaker who started out his career in musical videoclip productions and some film workshops at NYFA and EICTV. He worked as camera assistant and second unit camera in some projects before shooting in 2006 his fist feat as co-directo, script-writer, photographer, producer and editor. Besides his work as director, he has collaborated in various features as co-scriptwriter, director of photography and producer with her wife, Laura Amelia Guzmán. Together they run the production company Aurora Dominicana.