Amaro's creativity stems from his insatiable passion and love for cinema, crafted through years of filming and editing his own movies. His repertoire stretches from music videos and digital spots, to narrative short films. Amaro is present in most aspects of his filmmaking. He writes, directs and produces on the majority of his films. Amaro's films are as divers as he is. His father being Malaysian and mother from Serbia. He grew up in LA and moved to Paris where he currently lives. He graduated from the Art Institute in California, where he started making movies, as well as Asia, the Middle East and Europe. His multicultural upbringing has brought unique color and dimension to his life which is expressed through films. Amaro continues to travel and create with various collaborators across continents. He is ever growing, striving to make content he can connect with.



Rex Buster (2007)

The Method Fest 2008

Hayden Film Festival 2007

​ LA Int Short film Festival 2007

Cannes Short Film Corner 2007


THUNDER (2014)

Paris Short Film Festival 2015

HollyShorts Film Festival 2015

Southampton Int Film Festival 2015






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