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Staff

Fernando Lara

Teaching Artist

Fernando Lara is a Filmmaker from Salt Lake City, UT. He was born in Ecuador and moved to Utah in 2003. Fernando started his career in film making videos for YouTube and eventually founded his production company, Fill It In Productions in 2010. At the same time, he attended Salt Lake Community College and the University of Utah to further his studies in film. In 2014, he received a Bachelor in Film and Media Arts and a Bachelor in Mass Communications. As a freelance filmmaker Fernando has worked with a variety of local companies, artists, and other clients to produce music videos, commercial content, short films, documentary films, and more. Fernando is also a Producer for the Utah Education Network and is the producer of the weekly show “Art Connection”. He also works alongside UEN’s Media team to produce UEN’s PDTV and UEN’s Homeroom podcast.