Rachel Preston Prinz

Rachel started making films in 2012 when she was asked to produce a video class for UNM-Taos. She has trained at Upublic.tv in Albuquerque, with NatGeoTV, and worked on a major motion picture before producing her own work.

Directing + Producing


  • Dawn to Dusk. Chris Paul. 2014.
  • New Mexico at Its Best. Ashley Castaneda. 2014.
  • Bliss. Allison Wortman. 2014.
  • Eternal New Mexico. Casey Curtis. 2014.
  • Side Roads of New Mexico. Carter DuBois. 2014.
  • Driving Free. Shelene Bridge. 2014.
  • Tula. Giuseppe Quinn. 2014.
  • Life is All Around. Elizabeth Dwyer. 2014.

Crew + Support (PA / Extra / Production)

  • A Million Ways to Die in the West. Director: Seth MacFarlane. 2013.
  • National Geographic's "Diggers" - Episodes 205 and 206. AP Krissy Wolff. Half Yard Productions. 2013.
  • Morning Brew. EP John Padilla. uPublic.tv. 2013.
  • A Good Goodbye - Episode 1. Producer Sean Wells. uPublic.tv. 2013.
  • Speaker Selection (Casting). Producer Carrie Williar. TEDxABQWomen. 2012.
  • Green Room Manager. Producer Tim Nisly. TEDxABQ. 2012
  • Backstage and Green Room Designer and Manager. Producer Alyson Hyder. Taos Mountain Music Festival. Hosting Matisyahu; Orgone; Gov't Mule; Shemekia Copeland; Mia Borders; Ozomatli; Railroad Earth; Leftover Salmon; Donna the Buffalo; Yonder Mountain String Band; Radio La Chusma; Jackie Greene Duo; Afroman; Dangermuffin; Langhorne Slim; Shannon McNally and Hot Sauce; Ryan McGarvey; Mariachi Luz de Luna; Mariachi Calor. 2010 + 2011.
  • Vail Film Festival. 2007-2008.
  • Snowdaze. 2007-2008.
  • The Vilar Center for the Arts. 2006-2008.

Film Training

  • 10 Steps to Producing Your First Television Program (2013). UPublic Studios, Albuquerque, NM.
  • How to Build Your Program Concept, Format and Episode List (2013). UPublic Studios, Albuquerque, NM.
  • How to Combine the Virtual and the Practical for a Great Looking Set (2013). UPublic Studios, Albuquerque, NM.
  • Introduction to the TriCaster 300 Production Switcher (2013). UPublic Studios, Albuquerque, NM.
  • Thinking on Your Seat: The Fundamentals of Hosting a Talk Show (2013). UPublic Studios, Albuquerque, NM.
  • Intro to Camera I (2013). UPublic Studios, Albuquerque, NM.
  • Giving Back: Production in NM (2013). Stewart Lyons - BREAKING BAD. Albuquerque, NM.
  • Acting for Film 101 (2013). David Sinkus - Sol Acting Academy. Albuquerque, NM.
  • Acting Workshop (2013). Christopher Lloyd - Ebaline Films. Albuquerque, NM.