Professor

Office

WCB 4012

Phone

(305) 284-4167

Email

etalavera@miami.edu

Ed Talavera is an award-winning director of photography and cinematographer of narrative and documentary feature films. Talavera’s numerous film credits include work that has aired on HBO, Showtime, Cinemax and theaters worldwide. His theatrical film credits include SUE, PERFECT PREY and BRIDGET. Feature documentaries include “One Water,” a global motion picture project about potable water, created under the auspices of the University of Miami, “Waking Up Screaming” and “Embittered Glory.”

Talavera’s unique and evocative visual style has garnered international praise and awards.  His latest film “Finding Gaston” has won numerous awards in film festivals worldwide.  A graduate of New York University’s Graduate Film program, Talavera also serves as the coordinator of the film M.F.A program in the Department of Cinema and Interactive Media and director of the Canes Film Festival, an annual showcase of student films.

Featured Projects

One Water

Beyond Assignment

Enabling Better Health Care Professional-Roma Interactions in Macedonia

Clean Gear as the New Badge of Honor: Cancer Prevention Campaign for Firefighters

Clinical Trials Website

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