XHGC, Let There Be the Light

Jorge Sistos Moreno, Writer/Director 

Sloan Grant(s) Received: 2021, Production Award Honorable Mention, NYU 

Project Type: Short Film 

Genre: Comedy 

Length: 21 minutes 

Field of Science: Engineering 

Stage: Development 


It is the year 1934 in Mexico City. Guillermo González Camarena, a young radio assistant is looking for a way to find his independence from his parents by inventing a visionary new product, the world’s first color television. In the absence of answers, he seeks the help of two people who know nothing about science, his brother Jorge who is a painter, and Luis, the pianist from the radio station.