Lisa Gervassi is a multidisciplinary artist who has worked in photography, illustration, text and music.
She currently lives and works in Castanet.
Until 2016 she was head of distribution at Cinepantera, a company founded by film director Fernando Eimbcke and film producers Christian Valdelièvre and Jaime B. Ramos.
Lisa has been part of the booming Mexican film industry since 2012, when she returned to Mexico after finishing her graduate studies in Paris.
Previous to Cinepantera, she was head of international sales at the Mexican Film Institute (IMCINE), and a former distribution manager at :ND Mantarraya, a company founded by the film director Carlos Reygadas and producer Jaime Romandía.
Born in Paris, Gervassi is of Mexican and French background and has split her time betwen Mexico and France.
She is a graduate of the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Paris la Villette in Paris, where she earned a Master's degree in Architecture and Scenography.
Parallel to her professional activities, she has participated in different artistic projects. She is an autodidact photographer and has been practicing photography for almost twelve years.