Jorge Oliver is an independent filmmaker, actor and educator born and raised in Puerto Rico. Jorge is the first male filmmaker in the history of Puerto Rican cinema, to openly deal with gay images. His films have been featured in film festivals in the United States and around the world.
Also a professional actor, Jorge has performed off-Broadway, as well as in regional stages in San Juan, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, and Saint Louis. Jorge is proud of having worked with some of the major Hispanic theaters in the U.S. He has also worked in radio and television commercials for the Hispanic market in the U.S., as well as television and films.
Jorge is chair of the Film/Video department at Pratt Institute in NYC.
Filmmaker / Actor / Educator