Tio Lino

Tio Lino Movie

As a community leader, Tio Lino offers hope in one of the largest slums in Latin America. To prevent children dying from drugs, he swaps guns for brushes and cameras and encourages them to embrace the arts through painting and photography.


Adrian Burrell | Director


Adrian Burrell is an avid storyteller from Oakland, California. He was the producer and casting director on the dramatic feature Licks (2013) that premiered at SXSW and was purchased by Lionsgate before Blue Sky Media distributed it internationally. Adrian is the director and producer of a documentary feature tentatively titled Picture A Change, documenting social movements around the globe. He is a filmmaker and producer with a BFA in Film from the San Francisco Art Institute.

Vanessa Hilliard | Executive Producer

Brian Hilliard | Executive Producer

Jeri Tern | Producer

Max Stein | Co-Producer Post Superviser

Max Stein

Max Stein is a filmmaker from San Francisco, California with a B.A. in Film Production from Emerson College. After working as a freelancer in commercial video editing and documentary film production positions, Max co-founded the production company Mother of Exiles. Through Mother of Exiles, Max has worked on a number of original documentary and narrative projects, as well as commercial and branded content.

Nikk La | Director of Photography

Jordan Foster | Editor

Jordan Foster

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