Christian de la Cortina
Christian de la Cortina, a Canadian actor and director of Chilean heritage, holds a commerce degree from the University of Sherbrooke and film production credentials from L’INIS.
Over the last 15 years he has had a successful career as an actor for both TV and film, recognized for the passion and authenticity he brings to his roles. He has drawn the recognition of the Latin community in Canada, winning the Best Actor Award at The Latin Awards Canada in 2021.
Bringing his own stories to the screen has been his focus for the last few years, writing and directing his own theatrical feature films.
Dedicated to creating inclusive content that celebrates his Hispanic heritage and uplifts his community, he has focused his filmmaking career on promoting diversity in the industry.
Vanessa Caceres, an Industrial Engineer turned trilingual film producer, is the driving force behind Righteous Pictures. Her logistics expertise and project management skills are key to the company's success.
In addition to her academic background, Vanessa has participated in prestigious industry programs, including The Sundance Collab Producing Program in 2020, the Reelworld Producer Program in 2021-2022, and the SODEC Lab at Hot Docs 2023.
She also represented ReelWorld at Content Canada in 2022 and Primetime Ottawa in 2023. Currently, Vanessa is part of the Reelworld Training Lab presented by Amazon MGM Studios.
Her commitment to impactful storytelling ensures that every Righteous Pictures project adheres to rigorous standards of theme, inclusivity, tone, and message.