Luis R. Quintero was a 2014 finalist for the Universal Picture's Emerging Writers Fellowship.
Quintero's short films have been featured in several festivals, including the Los Angeles International Shorts Film Festival and the 10th Annual International Latino Film Festival in San Francisco.
In 2013, Luis directed “THE OTHER DOOR”, a pilot starring TV’s Harold Sylvester.
In 2012, Quintero directed a video for the National Council of the Raza (the NCLR), regarding the Latino’s economical struggles in today’s economy.
In 2011, Luis directed a television pilot starring Spain's world-renowned singer Paloma San Basilio. He also co-directed Panasonic's LIVING IN HD'S CELEBRITY HOOK UP webisode starring Mario Lopez.
In 2008, Quintero’s short film LA HORA DEL TE' earned him a nomination for the Sundance International Filmmaker Award.
Quintero's mission has been to incorporate minority diversity into mainstream media while giving back to local communities. Towards this end, he served as the Chair for KCETLink’s (the largest independent television station
in the country) Hispanic Heritage Committee for three years. From there Luis went on to become KCETLink’s youngest Community Advisory Board Chair. In June 2012, KCETLink featured Luis R. Quintero in their monthly magazine, the "KCET Connected," which is sent to 2.3 million subscribers.