THE ROAD SO FAR...

Holden Hardman ● Editor

Sept 2020 - Current 

Mateo is currently the editor for the popular YouTuber Holden Hardman. Together, they bring content to over 100,000 fans every week that includes commentary, humor, Christianity, and his viral series, "My Friend Watches _____ for the First Time."

TRIO Electric ● Videographer/Editor

July 2020 - Aug 2020

At TRIO, Mateo worked with the Education Department to develop and produce digital video content that was used for TRIO'S Pre-Apprenticeship Program. Alongside a team of developers and engineers, Mateo was able to help bring their program online to train the next generation of engineers during COVID times.

AskOzzie.com Real Estate ● Media Director

May. 2020 - July 2020

During his time with AskOzzie, Mateo served as the media director for one of the largest and most successful Real Estate teams in the Houston area. This included photography of listings with aerial drone coverage, videography shoots including podcasts, promotional videos, and a mini documentary series covering house flips and renovations, & helping to establish their in-house media company, Tycoon Media.

#TeamAyden | Papa John's Commercial ● Producer/Videographer/Editor

April 2020 

During the month of April, Mateo produced, wrote, filmed, and edited a commercial with Papa John's Houston for a month-long fundraiser supporting a local Houston 7-year-old boy with Autism. The fundraiser had 16 participating locations in the greater Houston area. 

Andrew & Nicole | Short Film ● Writer/Director/Actor/Editor

Oct 2019 - Dec 2019

From MEDXCI Studios & ZJC5 Productions comes a story that spans a decade of friendship between two people on opposite ends of the country. What happens when the person you are closer to more than anyone else on Earth is someone a thousand miles away who you've never met. A true story unlike anything ever told, this is the story of Andrew & Nicole. Currently in post-production.

The S.A. Project | Short Film ● Writer/Director/Editor

Nov 2019

From MEDXCI Studios, the story of an absent father trying to reenter his daughter's life as she enters into her teen years. How much are you willing to sacrifice for the ones you love, and at what point do you begin to question what you're fighting for?

Text 911 | Spec Commercial ● Writer/Director/Editor

Oct 2019

A spec commercial showcasing 911's new texting feature, and how it can be the difference between life and death in the most extreme of situations.

A-A-Acceptance | Documentary ● Writer/Director/Videographer/Editor

Jan 2019 - April 2019

A documentary about how a stutterer found his place in the hyper communicative world of filmmaking. Currently in post-production. 

HouSBM ● Videography Director

Jan 2019 - April 2019

Houston Small Business Marketing is a company in Houston that supports local businesses in all things marketing. Mateo was head of the videography branch, in which he led the creation of promotional content for different clients, including dentists, construction companies, and law firms. Mateo also developed animated promotional material during his time with HouSBM.

PISD Sports ● Director/Videographer

Aug 2017 - Dec 2019

Working with the Pasadena Independent School District media team, Mateo worked as a videographer and director of the video feed for select football games throughout the entire season.

The Gift of Backroads | Short Film ● 

Writer/Director/Actor/Editor

Dec 2018

From MEDXCI Studios comes a timeless tale of friendship and the lengths we'll go to for those we care most about. When Cherami finds herself bogged down by school and work, her childhood best friend Shane takes it upon himself to remind her what's most important in life. Inspired by true events, get ready for a roller coaster of laughs, tears, and everything else that makes life... life.

Camp Aquinas | Promotional Video ● Producer/Videographer/Editor

April 2018

Mateo produced, shot, and edited a promotional video for St. Thomas High School's Freshman Orientation, Camp Aquinas. Camp Aquinas is a weekend long retreat in which incoming freshman get a first look at what their experience at St. Thomas High School will be like, and what is expected of them. Filled with fun, faith, brotherhood, and growth.

Fire & Ice | Short Film ● Writer/Director/Actor/Editor

Oct 2016

From Medici Studios/PH Productions, embark on this psychological journey that travels through the subconsciousness of the comatose mind of Andrew Matthews. Watch as he relives the events that led him to his current situation alongside Caroline Dillard, the fire to his ice. The long awaited sequel to

Die Alone, get ready to see what happens when your world ends in Fire & Ice

Stop The Threat | Television Show ● Actor

Oct 2014 - Mar 2016  

After a long hiatus from professional acting, Mateo was cast as multiple characters on the television show Stop The Threat. He reenacted multiple real local crime scenes while police officials and experts discussed what the viewer should do if they were to ever find themselves in these situations.

The Last High | Documentary ● Videographer/Associate Producer

Nov 2015 - May 2016 

Award winning documentary that explores the dangers of synthetic cannabinoids (Kush, Spice, etc.). With real-world footage and first-hand accounts from users, former users, counselors, first responders, law enforcement and others, this documentary tells of some of the terrible tragedies this terrible drug can inflict on users and their families.

Die Alone | Web Series ● Writer/Director/Actor/Editor

Jan 2015 - Mar 2015

A 3-episode coming-of-age series about growing up, friendship, betrayal, and love. When Andrew Matthews discovers that his girlfriend has been cheating on him with his childhood best friend, everything he knows about life is put into question. With no one to trust but himself, Andrew embarks on a journey of self discovery.