James Borrego

Video Producer, UTSA | Adjunct, SAC

Film and Video/ Performance artist for over 20 years

He started his performance career in High School Theater. After Graduating from Harlandale High School in San Antonio, Texas, he joined the Air Force. Upon completion of military commitment pursued a career in film production. In 1993 he graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science in Radio, Television and Film. Wrote, produced and directed a short film Sueños de Simon, about a struggling musicians encounter with his muse. He was the Director of Photography on short film Flat Time, about the release of three prison rivals confronted with sudden freedom. Other film credits include, Lowrider Weekend, Directed by Efrain Gutierrez. Also worked as an Assistant Director on projects such as: Evenhand, Selena, Why Do Fools fall in Love, All the Pretty Horses, Miss Congeniality, Foto Novelas and Come and Take it Day. 

Currently works as a Video Producer for University of Texas at San Antonio.

He co-founded the band Los Muertos where he made an appearance on the Univision Network program, Bailando. Began to playing keyboard and eventually began to play bass in the band formed with former El Even. He was the Music Director for the stage performance, When El Cucui Walks, performed at the Guadalupe Theatre. His musical performing career prompted a curiosity for acting. He began his acting career on the TV series Heaven Help Us with John Schneider. He also appears in the feature film Lone Star, directed by John Sayles. He has also performed in several stage productions of the comedy Latins Anonymous. Also wrote the multimedia play, Latino Odyssey, a story about the first Chicano family in space, performed at the Jump Start Theatre.

Studied RTF, and Music, San Antonio College.

BS Communications RTF University of Texas at Austin 93’

MA in Education, Instructional Technology, University of Texas at San Antonio 2016

My Sessions

The Write and Capture Storytelling Mission: Film And Episodic Treatments, Location, and Production

San Antonio College 1819 N. Main Ave. San Antonio, Texas 78212

Designing procedures and routines of software and hardware technologies in film and episodic treatments, location, and production. Location: San Antonio College 1819 N. Main Ave., San Antonio, Texas 78212 Jean Longwith Radio-Television-Film Building Studio A Parking Available at:  Student Parking Lot #7 next to the Jean Longwith Radio-Television-Film Building Campus map attached below for lot and building locations […]

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