Luis Mieses, a.k.a. Conrad Mess, was born February 23, 1974 in Zaragoza, Spain.
With no formal film training, Conrad attempted to fulfill his dream of making movies for the first time at age 37, in February 2011. He showcased his first short film, Avenger Love, as an amateur with a home (consumer) video camera. Soon, Conrad began to meet people who were dedicated to film. He received an invitation from a producer in the U.S. to participate in the Pray for Dawn Teaser Trailer Competition. August 2011, Mr. Mess premiered his second short film The Fixer. However, this time, he filmed it with his wive's iPhone.
After The Fixer, He had the oportunity to shoot his next Short film in Hollywood, "The Russian Roulette", with Adi Spektor, whom he met thanks to Ruben Kasantsev, founder of the IPhone film festival.
In january 2012 Conrad was invited to the Macworld in San Francisco to screen The Fixer and the teaser of his new movie "The Russian Roulette", along with other filmmakers as the korean Wonsuk Chin.
In September the 4th, Susy Botello of S. Botello Productions, founder of the San Diego Mobil Film Festival, found the new "San Diego Mobil Film School" and Conrad Mess is gonna be the co-leader with Max Schleser, they'll be on charge of several filmmakers, they are gonna create a syllabus, and teach people with videotutorials, masterclasses and workshops all over the world.
September 21st 2012 Conrad was in London at The Smalls Film Festival giving his first iPhone filmmaking masterclass.
Conrad won 3rd place and audienceaward with his first commercial at the ENDING HUNGER contest "30 seconds to end hunger" in october 2012.
Conrad shot of his new Iphone Short Film for IndiePhone, "The Asking Room" with very good feedback.
Vengeance is the last Conrad's madness that has been iPhone film festival best short film winner.
My Professional Info
Projects in Development
TV commercial for a costumer in Spain
"Dead End" short film with John Hicks.