What is Desertski Films?

Desertski Films is a production company focused on creating inspiring content with relevant social messages in fictional worlds. Founded in 2016 by writer, director, and producer Arturo Vargas, Desertski Films focuses on current social, political, and environmental issues across the narrative genres, but not limited to, science fiction, fantasy, and drama, in both short and feature forms.

Given the ever changing social and cultural landscape, Desertski aims to develop and create content that captivates audiences by telling stories that inspire hope for a brighter future. Our goal is to focus on the impact of the human spirit in each of our projects, and to motivate audiences to view the world in a positive and imaginative light.

Gender equality and cultural diversity is a priority in every production by Desertski Films. Equal rights and representation for women and minorities is essential to best exemplify the world we want to live in.

Since it's founding, Desertski has been distinguished in film festivals throughout the world. Our films have screened at Cannes, Worldfest, Hollyshorts, and Irvine International, among others. Having won numerous awards for Best Science-Fiction Film, with distinctions in Direction, Cinematography, Original Score, and Sound Mixing. We look forward to growing in every area of the entertainment business.

What are you working on right now?

Right now we're in pre-production for our short film "Rescatado," a film about an immigrant child living in the U.S. who wishes to escape his abusive reality by bringing his favorite super hero to life.  We also recently released our first comic book titled "Psychic Warriors: Rising," currently on Amazon and local comic book stores. Please check us out and stay updated on our Facebook page! 

"Psychic Warriors: Rising Now On Sale

Hello everyone,

Our first comic book titled "Psychic Warriors: Rising," the sequel to "Aero: Origins" and "Aero" is now available for sale at Amazon and local comic book stores in Los Angeles (CA) and El Paso (TX). We look forward to spread more of our copies throughout both states and hopefully more. For now, here is a direct link to purchase the e-book or paperback version online:

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We hope you enjoy the book. Now we are moving to creating the next chapter "Psychic Warriors: Chronicles" and into pre-production for our next film: "Rescatado."