Andrés Caballero

Andrés is a public radio producer, journalist and documentary filmmaker. He is a producer at Latino USA and formerly produced for StoryCorps. Andrés is a former NPR/Above the Fray fellow, where he reported stories from Cameroon, including the refugee spillover from the Central African Republic. His work has appeared NPR’s Morning Edition, Weekend Edition, PBS, Deutsche Welle, and print publications across the U.S. He co-directed Gaucho del Norte (2015), an observational documentary film that follows the journey of a Patagonian immigrant sheepherder recruited to work in the American west. He is a Firelight Media Fellow and a 2016 MacArthur Documentary Grant recipient for The Interpreter, a feature length documentary he is directing and producing, following the lives of Afghan and Iraqi interpreters who are trying to rebuild their lives and reach safety in the aftermath of both the wars.