Rena Mundo Croshere and Nadine Mundo are a sibling director duo based in Los Angeles. Known for their award-winning work, the Mundo Sisters’ cinematic storytelling captures raw, arresting visuals and emotionally charged, authentic narratives.
The Mundo Sisters’ short film “Rowdy Ronda Rousey” made a huge splash in the sports world, premiering at the Los Angeles Film Festival and becoming the second most-viewed short in ESPN history. Following the successful short, ESPN commissioned the duo to helm the film series “What Makes Us” that highlights elite female athletes. Their 2013 feature documentary American Commune premiered to critical acclaim at the HotDocs International Film Festival and was later broadcast on Al Jazeera America and released on Amazon. They recently spoke on the SXSW Sports Directors panel 2016 and were selected as part of SHOOT’s Fall 2015 “Up-And-Coming Directors” feature.
The duo got their start at MTV, creating and directing “My Life (Translated)” and directing the Emmy-winning documentary series “True Life.” The Mundo Sisters were awarded grants from Women in Film, New York State Council of the Arts, San Francisco Arts Commission, the Jerome Foundation, and Robert F. Kennedy Fellowship.