Richard Rick Perez
Director, Creative Partnerships
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Richard Ray “Rick” Perez, oversees a portfolio of Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program (DFP) partnerships and collaborations including Stories of Change, a Sundance Institute partnership with Skoll Foundation that harnesses the power of storytelling to advance the work of leading social entrepreneurs; the Sundance Institute TED Prize Filmmaker Award, an annual prize that supports the production of a short film about the TED Prize Winner; and the Sundance Institute | CNEX (China Next) Documentary Story and Edit Lab, an annual intensive program that supports and advances the work of independent filmmakers in China. In addition to his work at Sundance Institute, Mr. Perez directed and executive produced the feature documentary, Cesar’s Last Fast, a film hat premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, and is currently executive producing the feature documentary, Cassandro, Queen of the Ring. Prior to joining the DFP staff was Mr. Perez was an Executive Producer at Brave New Films where he executive produced two documentary series and directed and produced a third. Richard Ray Perez is a native of Los Angeles and holds a bachelor of the arts degree in Visual and Environmental Studies from Harvard University.