Team UNCA's entry into The 48 Hour Film Project (Genre: Romance / Period Piece). (2019)


Awards Won: Best of Group B, Best Actor (Jackson Cole), Best Use of Character, Best Soundtrack, Best Sound Design.

Awards Nominated: Best Film, Best Genre, Best Costume, Best Ensemble Acting, and Best Editing.


Alex Benavides-Nazario was an assistant editor.

In this surrealist drama, A young woman finds solace in her dreams before facing the reality of her deceased mother and the choices she must make thereafter. (2019)


Alex Benavides-Nazario was the director of photography.

In this sci-fi short film, a groggy truck driver swerves off the road and into the parking lot of a diner inhabited by a group of lost souls from decades past. (2018) 


Awards Won: Micropolitan Film Festival (2018):

Best Ensemble Cast, Best Directing, and Best Production Value.


Alex Benavides-Nazario was the editor and colourist.

Team UNCA's entry into The 48 Hour Film Project (Genre: Horror and/or Holiday). (2018)


Awards Won: Best Film (3rd Place), Audience Award, Best Asheville Spirit, Best Graphics.


Alex Benavides-Nazario was the main camera operator, sound mixer, and assistant editor.

This documentary explores the shift from print journalism to digital platforms 

through the lens of a struggling college newspaper. (2019)


Alex Benavides-Nazario was the editor and colourist.

A teenage girl's relationship with her mother becomes strained after a visit to

the doctor. A student short film completed in a six day challenge. (2018)


Alex Benavides-Nazario was the editor.

We see that small towns are changing rapidly around Asheville. Is there something in small towns worth preserving? This documentary looks at the shift from a manufacturing and transportation based economy to an arts-based economy in Marshall, NC. (2018)


Alex Benavides-Nazario was an assistant camera operator.

  • White Vimeo Icon
  • White Instagram Icon
  • White Facebook Icon

Based in Asheville, NC 28804, USA

This site was designed with the
website builder. Create your website today.
Start Now