Ruben is known for his unique style portraying emotions. He pays a lot of attention to details and concepts. His editing experience has made him enhance his directing skills, focusing on pace and performances.  

His work has been seen in more than 100 festivals and he has won a total of 14 awards, and several nominations.

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"Of Hearts and Castles"

A man who's deep in the throes of a break-up meets another man for a night in Los Angeles that will forever keep them connected.

It has won 9 awards in 57 official selections including Oscar Qualifying festivals Outfest LGBTQ Film Festival and Palm Spring Shortfest. It has also been selecting at the prestigious BFI LGBTQ London run by the British Film Institute, Bafta Qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival, 7 Spanish Academy Awards Qualifying festivals such as Malaga Film Festival (Audience Award) or Alicante Film Festival. 

Eli is a happy kid who starts receiving some dark visitors at night. His parents are too worried on their own problems that don't want to see what is happening. They won't be ready to face the truth once is revealed.

"Monsters of the Night is an award winning short film directed, edited and produced by Ruben Navarro. 4 Wins, 5 Nominations and 23 Official Selections including Malaga Spanish Film Festival (Spain) and Malibu Film Festival (Malibu, CA) 

"Monsters of the Night"

"In Tune with You"

Sarah and John face a life changing situation and struggle to adapt to save their relationship.

"In Tune With You" is an award winning short film directed, wrote, edited and produced by Ruben Navarro. 4 Wins and 19 Official Selections including Long Island International Film Expo (USA).