Emilio Estefan’s storied career as director encompasses his extraordinary range in music, television and film. In 2008, he premiered to great critical acclaim, “90 Millas”, a full-length documentary film recounting the history of Cuban music and its pioneers. The powerful film was featured at a multitude of prestigious film festivals including Tribeca Film Festival, Miami International Film Festival and Dubai Film Festival. In 2014, he released to the world “An Unbreakable Bond”, a documentary film chronicling the struggles and triumph of NFL Hall of Famer Nick Buoniconti and his son Marc as they strive to find a cure for paralysis. The iconic visionary also directed a bevy of music videos for some of music's biggest names including Gloria Estefan, Shakira, Thalía, Cristian Castro, and Alejandro Fernandez and directed the Spanish Version of the “We are the World” music video, “Somos el Mundo”, to raise funds for those whose lives were devastated by the earthquake in Haiti.
An inside look at musician Gloria Estefan recording her Latin music tribute to album, 90 Millas. The title of Grammy-winner Gloria Estefan's album, 90 Millas, refers to the distance between Cuba and southern Florida, a region that has become synonymous with Latin culture. At the core of that culture is its music, and Gloria's husband Emilio captured the blood, sweat andtears that went into the new record in this very intimate film about the music-making process.
Sophi " Asi Es El Amor "
Emilio has directed numerous music videos for some of the world's favorite artists. Starting with his wife, Gloria Estefan and including others like, Shakira, Thalia, Alejandro Fernandez, Cristian Castro and more.
Somos El Mundo
"Somos El Mundo 25 Por Haiti" is a 2010 song and charity single recorded by the Latin supergroup Artists for Haiti and written by Emilio Estefan and his wife Gloria Estefan. It is a Spanish remake of the 1985 hit song "We Are the World", which was written by American musicians Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and was recorded by USA for Africa to benefit famine relief in Africa.