Recently directed One Hot Summer (Lifetime & Maya Pictures); Criminal Intent: "Legacy"; Almost A Woman (Masterpiece Theatre & Paramount, won Peabody). Adapted and directed Doña Barbara (Universal Pictures in Spanish). Co-wrote and directed Isabel Allende's novel Of Love and Shadows (Miramax). Co-wrote and directed a miniseries on Simon Bolivar and 14 docu-dramas on the lives of great writers of South America. Directs commercials, short subjects, music videos, documentaries.