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Born and raised in Santo Domingo, Ivan Herrera is a Dominican director, producer, and screenwriter.

Passionate about photography, it is by observing the world through the lens of his camera that he finds inspiration and interprets humanity.

He's currently based in the north coast of the Dominican Republic where he settled his production services company: Too Caribbean, and film production company: Point Barre.


"Bantú Mama"

Feature Film directed by Ivan Herrera

Outstanding International Motion Picture
NAACP Image Awards 2023 | Los Angeles, USA

Special Mention
Nova Frontier Film Festival 2022 | New York, USA

Best Feature Film
LIFFY 2021 - Latino & Iberian Film Festival at Yale | USA

Best Director

Festival Fine Arts - Hecho en RD 2022 | DR

Best Cinematography
Festival de Cine Ibero-Americano de Huelva 2021 | Spain

Best International Feature Film
Best Cinematography
Best Performer (Clarisse Albrecht)

Durban International Film Festival 2022 | South Africa

Best Feature Film
Quibdó África Film Festival 2022 | Colombia

Honor Mention Carlos Madera
Festival Fine Arts - Hecho en RD 2022 | Puerto Rico


"La Pasión Original"

Short film directed by Ivan Herrera
Judge's Choice Awards winner
TIFFxInstagram Shorts Festival 2016

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