Javier Augusto Núñez's Documentary Portfolio
Faith and Resistance
Release date: November 2014
Short documentary about an isolated community in the Colombian jungle and its struggles to survive in the midst of the armed conflict that has been going on for over forty years. Their resilience and spiritual strength become the stepping stone towards making a living, despite the violence and poverty they experience.
Release date: November 2016
Short documentary about how diabetes is currently one of the most pervasive diseases in the world and the ways its many complications, such as the “diabetic foot” and amputations, have become widespread. A touching story about a particular case in Colombia.
The Water struggle
Release date: November 2015
Short documentary commissioned by the United Nations Development Programme in Colombia about the lack of decent water supply and the struggle to obtain it in native and rural communities in the northern region of the country.
Diabetes Prevention Program
Release date: May 2014
Short institutional video commissioned by Unison Health and Community Services a non-profit, community-based organization based in Toronto, Ontario about their Diabetes prevention program that offers education to those at risk of developing type 2 diabetes or those seeking to lead a healthy life style.