Jorge Muñiz was born in Cusco, Peru. He studied at the La Salle School, where he founded and directed the La Salle Radio. He was hired as a radio anchor by Lima’s Radio Miraflores, where he produced and directed several radio programs for 8 years. He studied at the Armando Robles Godoy Film School, and screenwriting at the EICTV Film School in Cuba, where he was taught by writer Gabriel García Márquez. He went on to complete the Cinema Studies program at the University of Toronto. He was editor of the political and cultural magazine “Opinión”, and was visual director of the Mixed Company Theater. He lives in Toronto since 2000, where he works as a sound technician for film and television.