Maria Altamirano

filmmaker, producer

New York, US


Maria Altamirano is a Peruvian-American producer whose work has been featured at festivals worldwide, including Sundance, Cannes, SXSW, and San Sebastián. A Film Independent Producing Lab Fellow and a The Gotham/Rotterdam Lab Fellow, her credits include Alexis Gambis' SON OF MONARCHS (HBO Max), winner of the Sloan Feature Film Prize at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, and Raven Jackson's award-winning short NETTLES (Criterion Channel). She's in post-production for Jackson’s debut feature ALL DIRT ROADS TASTE OF SALT, produced in partnership with Pastel and A24, and is a Co-Producer on HBO’s critically-acclaimed comedy series LOS ESPOOKYS. Maria completed NYU’s MBA/MFA program, where she received the Media Services Award for excellence in creative producing. Prior to filmmaking, Maria was Market Research Manager at Paramount Pictures, where she generated key development and marketing insights for the studio’s slate.


Son of Monarchs (Hijo de Monarcas)


All Dirt Roads Taste Like Salt