Born in Medellin, Colombia and raised in South Florida, Carlos studied social psychology, international economics, and political science at Florida Atlantic University with a mind to becoming a lawyer before taking dropping it all to study communications and film and founding the University's Student Film Association.
He went on to produce several short films one of which was a runner up for first prize in the promotion of the hit video game series Assassins Creed. His first as a writer/director film All Wars End won several awards locally and sold out Cinema Paradiso in Ft. Lauderdale in its efforts to raise funds and awareness for Veterans with PTSD.
He currently teaches meditation and Tai Chi while writing, directing, and producing projects that help crowdfund for worthy causes. He makes films through his own production house, Ab Ovo Vici Pictures.