López Castillo (Zapotec) has participated in
social organizations since 1997, basing his work on the appropriation
of electronic media in communities and the creation of alternative
communication networks. López is a member of the media
collectives Arcano Catorce, Indymedia Oaxaca, and Mal de Ojo.
He also participates in a diverse range of community radio projects
and instructs community-based media workshops such as Ojos Diversos
with Ojo de Agua Comunicación. He studied Popular Communication
at Universidad de la Tierra in Oaxaca City, where he lives. He
was born in Ixtepec, Oaxaca.
"I consider myself more of a media activist than a filmmaker."
Screened by NMAI
Damián López Castillo -courtesy of the filmmaker;
Damián López Castillo - courtesy of the filmmaker