Diego Murillo is a Peruvian Australian filmmaker born and raised in Western Sydney. Growing up in a culturally diverse community, Diego believes filmmaking can be used as a powerful tool for representation, and he strives to engage audiences with different perspectives from all walks of life.
Diego graduated from Western Sydney University in 2019, with a Bachelor of Communications (media arts). He has been working with CuriousWorks since 2017 and has been a part of various projects such as Las Rosas, Beyond Refuge and CuriousTV!. Diego is an aspiring cinematographer and director, and has experience in skills such as camera operating, photography, editing, social media, visual effects and many more.
In order to create a great piece of art, Diego believes, concentration and dedication is crucial to have. By appreciating and learning from films all his life, he wishes to express the same experience to, not only the people of Western Sydney, but everyone.