Erika Sabel Flores

Youth Cinema Project

Erika Sabel Flores is a Los Angeles based filmmaker. Born and raised in Mexico City, she attended university in the UK and acting conservatory in NY. She holds a BA in Business and MA degrees in Communications and Psychology. She has over 10 years of experience working in front and behind the camera, in above and below the line positions.

As a producer, she has worked at different budget levels and in a variety of media, but particularly loves producing narrative content at the indie level. “Shine”, a feature she recently co-produced, premiered at Urbanworld and won the 2017 “Best Feature Audience Award.”

She recently directed a series of PSA’s for the California Coalition for a Healthy California and “Cascabel”, her narrative directorial debut, is currently in post-production. She is currently developing her first feature and two new media projects as a writer.

She also loves casting and has served as a casting director in over 20 films internationally. Multiple projects she cast are currently in the festival circuit. In her spare time, she loves teaching and mentoring youth. “The Last Deal” a short film she produced as a mentoring project for teens from The Boys and Girls Club of Oxnard, won the 2017 “MetLife National Merit Award for Program Excellence.”