Natura Film Group S de RL de CV (NFGDOCS) is a full service film company conceived by Producer / Screenwriter Jessica Chilián and award-winning and Emmy Nominated Cinematographer / Director Roberto Ruizgomar (AMC).

NFGDOCS produces feature films, documentaries and tv production for major companies such as: UN WORLDWIDE, NFBC, FRONTIER, INAH, CLÍO, ICSS.

NATURA FILM GROUP primarily based in Mexico City, is structured to be as mobile and virtual as needed for each unique project. We specialize in both studio and on-location domestic and international productions with excellent relationships with film communities around the world.

Creators of the website www.rutamxo.com focused on everything related to ethnics, crafts, culture, traditions and endemic nature of Mexico.

NFGDOCS works in close collaboration with the committees and most prestigious research centers worldwide: WWF, CDI, INAH, INININ, ICSS, etc.

We specialize in:

Documentaries
Feature Films
TV Production
Corporate & Industrial Films
Cinema Postcards
Standard, Medium and Large Format Photography
Location Scouting
Production Logistic

Also on:

Ethnographic and anthropological filming (contact with ethnic groups and tribes little known and / or contacts)
Filming underwater (ice, elevation and open sea)
Filming extreme (high mountain, rock climbing, caving, caves, cellars, desert, jungle)
Filming in nature and wildlife (marine, land and air)
Still Photography (documentary, ethnic, portraits, landscapes, wildlife, guerrilla)
Lifting Image
Filmic and Photographic Heritage

These are just some of the Major companies who have believed in NFG / NFGDOCS as its production base in Latin America and which has a close relationship in film production and documentary, all supported by the experience of over 20 years with different productions in countries like:

MEXICO, SPAIN, FRANCE, CHILE, ECUADOR, COLOMBIA, ARGENTINA, BRAZIL, GUATEMALA, BELIZE, VIETNAM, GREENLAND, CAMBOYA, MONGOLIA, HAITI, EGYPT, NEPAL, PHILIPPINES, SYRIA, ANTARCTICA, AFRICA, ANGOLA, ARGELIA, SUDAN, MOROCCO, YEMEN, LESOTO, etc

Roberto Ruizgomar, AMC  (Rocco) Cinematographer & Director . CEO

Photographer with over 20 years in the film industry, specializing in underwater cinematography and documentary. One of the few Latin American cinematographers for UN WORLDWIDE, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC and FRONTIER. He has worked with Steve McCurry, Jean Michael Cousteau, Ramon Bravo, Wes Skiles, Bob Cranston, Michael DeGruy and Niramon Ross in several documentaries and feature films around the world. He has been the recipient of several awards both internationally and nationally which include an Emmy nomination for the BBC documentary seriesBlue Planet”, Best Cinematography for the documentary seriesHeartbeat of the Earth” at the Film Festival of Human Rights organized by the UN WORLDWIDE and Best Cinematography at the XXV Film Festival in Hungary for the short filmGrandpa” co-produced CCC, CUEC and University Guadalajara etc. Part of PANAVISION MEXICO (Trata Films) camera crew, keeping company contact to date and which participated in several feature films (blockbusters) both foreign and domestic.

Explorer of Light Cinema EOS and member of Mexican Society of Cinematographers (AMC).

Producer, Director & Cinematographer for several major internationally renowned companies such as UN WORLDWIDE, FRONTIER, NATGEO, BBC EARTH, NFBC, NHK, INAH, CDI, CLÍO, ICSS etc.

Some important documentaries as cinematographer and director are
Light in the Middle (Antarctica) / NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, Sharks in the Blue Hole / WWF, Saharawi: The Resistance of a Town / NFGDOCS, Tribes: The Ancient Quemala Tribe / UN WORLDWIDE – SURVIVAL, Tortoise Cemetery / NFBC – NHK, The Khmer Rouge History / NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, Blue Planet / BBC EARTH, Human Planet / BBC EARTH, The fall of Hosni Mubarak / UN WORLDWIDE – FRONTLINE, Heartbeat of the Earth (Sudán – Angola – Liberia – Cairo – Haiti – Somalia – Lesotho – Yemen – Oman – Syria – Philippines – Brasil – Chile – Colombia – Ecuador – Myanmar) / UN WORLDWIDE, Garifuna / TAVO MESTRE, Genomics / ICSS & CLÍO, Códices / INAH, Earthquake in Ecuador / MSF (Médecins Sans Frontières), Postal Series / RUTAMXO, White Savage Wilderness / AMY ROSHER, Wild Alaska / BBC EARTH

 

Jessica Chilián Executive & General Producer / Development . MD

Graduated from Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, State of Mexico (ITESM CEM) a BA in Communication Sciences.

It has more than 15 years of experience in production and film logistics, in addition to participating in the areas of still photography, script and web master. In 2006 decided to partner with the cinematographer Roberto Ruizgomar to founded Natura Film Group S de RL de CV, in 2009 to create NFGDOCS division focused on producing documentaries for major companies such as: UN WORLDWIDE,  NFBC, INAH, CDI, CLÍO, ICSS etc.

Producer & Production Manager on documentaries and special projects for major companies such as UN WORLDWIDE, CDI, CLÍO, ICSS etc.

Has participated in several workshops about cinematic script with Luis Mandoki and others featured the cinematic medium. Executive Producer and Screenwriter of short film “Misophonia” and Producer of short film “Stranded” of Director Josué Hermes among others.

Founder and CEO, viajapormexico.com website for 7 years.
Managing Director / Senior Editor www.rutamxo.com portal created by Natura Film Group and focused on everything related to ethnics, crafts, culture, traditions and nature endemic of our country.

Some of his work for Major companies are:
Childhood Dreams / NATGEO, Tribes: The Ancient Quemala Tribe / UN WORLDWIDE – SURVIVAL, Garifuna / TAVO MESTRE, Genomics / ICSS & CLÍO, Ávila Camacho to today: The Ministry of Health / CLÍO & SSA, Códices / INAH, Postal Series / RUTAMXO


Natura
Film Group / NFGDOCS is comprised of an award winning team of producers, directors, photographers, editors, writers, sound engineers, musicians and visual artists of various nationalities.

Lennox Carter Executive Producer – Canada
Francisco Pérez Producer – Mexico
Vladimir Flores Producer – Mexico

Antonio Coello Director – Mexico
Philippe Grossiord Director – France
Eduardo De la Cerda Director & DP – Mexico

Walter Shintani DP & Still Photographer – Brazil / Japan
Luis López 1st Camera Assistant & Editor – Mexico
Benito Aguilar Gaffer – Mexico
Javier Sánchez Gaffer – Mexico
Francisco Ramírez “Doc” Gaffer – Mexico
Gustavo Martínez “Tavo” Key Grip – Mexico
Antonio Ruizgomar Soundman Location & Post Sound Supervisor – Mexico
Galileo Galaz Soundman Location & Sound Designer – Mexico
Tavo Mestre Soundman Location & Sound Designer – Chile
Daniel Rojo Soundman Location – Mexico
Bernat Fortiana Soundman Location – Spain

Flavio Garozzo “Andrew Fly” Score Musician & Sound Editor – Italy
Cuenco Bárre Composer & Music Producer – Brazil

FILM EQUIPMENT
CAMERAS
Digital Cinematography

RED Epic X Dragon / Super 35mm / 6K Resolution
Cinema EOS C300 Mark II / Super 35mm / 4K Resolution
Cinema EOS 1DC / Full Frame & Super 35mm / 4K Resolution (x2)
Cinema EOS 1DX Mark II / Full Frame & Super 35mm / 4K Resolution
Canon EOS 5D Mark III / Full Frame / 2K Resolution
Canon EOS 5D Mark II / Full Frame / HD Resolution

LENSES
Prime & Zoom

CINEMA EOS PRIMES CN-E (EF)
CN-E 14mm T/3.1 Cinema Prime Lens
CN-E 24mm T/1.5 Cinema Prime Super Speed
CN-E 35mm T/1.5 Cinema Prime Super Speed
CN-E 50mm T/1.3 Cinema Prime Super Speed
CN-E 85mm T/1.3 Cinema Prime Super Speed
CN-E 135mm T/2.2 Cinema Prime Lens

CINEMA EOS CN-E CINE & COMPACT ZOOM (EF)
Compact Zoom CN-E 15.5-47  T/2.8 Cinema Lens
Compact Zoom CN-E 30-105 T/2.8 L S Cinema Lens
Cine Zoom CN-E 30-300 T/2.95 – 3.7 L S Cinema  Lens

CARL ZEISS LWZ CZ.2 (EF)
Compact Zoom CZ.2 15-30 T/2.9 Cinema Lens
Compact Zoom CZ.2 28-80 T/2.9 Cinema Lens
Compact Zoom CZ.2 70-200 T/2.9 Cinema Lens

CARL ZEISS ZE PRIMES (EF)
Carl Zeiss 15mm f/2.8 ZE Cinema Prime Lens
Carl Zeiss 21mm f/2.8 ZE Cinema Prime Lens
Carl Zeiss 28mm f/2 ZE Cinema Prime Lens
Carl Zeiss 35mm f/2 ZE Cinema Prime Lens
Carl Zeiss 50mm f/1.4 ZE Cinema Prime Super Speed
Carl Zeiss 85mm f/1.4 ZE Cinema Prime Super Speed
Carl Zeiss 100mm f/2 ZE Cinema Prime Lens – Makro Planar

CANON (EF)
Canon TS-E (Tilt & Shift) 90mm f/2.8  Still Lens

Telephoto & Zoom
Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 L IS II  Still Lens
Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 L IS USM  Still Lens

LIGHTING
Zylight F8 200 with Battery Grip & Digital Dimmer (x4)
Litepanels ASTRA 1×1 Bi Color with Battery Grip & Digital Dimmer (x3)

SUPPORT, RIGS & MOTION
O´Connor 1030D Carbon Fiber Tripod
Cartoni D607 Delta Carbon Fiber Tripod (x2)
Vinten 3AS HD Carbon Fiber Tripod
Manfrotto 504HD / 536 GBK
Manfrotto 055 XPROB Carbon Fiber Tripod

Cinevate HEDRON Slider 5ft (1,50m) w/ Fly Wheel + MOCO Omni Motion Control System
SYRP Genie Motion Control System + Aerial
SYRP Magic Carpet & Carbon Fiber Slider  2.6ft (80cm)
PROAIM Curve N Line Slider w/ Motion Control System  3ft (90cm)
Recc Slider RC1 (2m / 1,50m)
Recc Black Kitten Skate Dolly
Letus Master Cinema Series (MCS) Shoulder Cam Bundle
Genus Shoulder Compact Rig

SOUND
Location

Sound Devices
Zaxcom
Tascam
Zoom
RODE Microphones
SENNHEISER Microphones

EDITION, COLOR CORRECTION & ANIMATION 3D
Postproduction

FCP 7
FCP X
Premiere PRO
AE CS6
DaVinci Resolve
FilmConvert Revelead PRO & CC
Magic Bullet – Full Suite
Tiffen Color Corrector
Pro Tools Avid
Blender
3D Studio Max