curriculum vitae

Education

Academy of Moving People and Images. Helsinki, Finland 2019.

Master's Degree in “Theory and Practice of Creative Documentary Making”. Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain. 2017.
 


Bachelor and License’s Degree in Psychology. University of Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica. 2016.
 


Special mention from the academic committee and recommendation for publishing the final work: “Construction of identity and collective organization in a group of transgender women sex workers: an analysis from Participatory Action Research”.
 


Exchange Student at The University of Helsinki, Finland. 2014-15.


Work Experience

-Audiovisual producer for                                             . Contemporary dance festival in Helsinki, Finland. 2018, 2019 & 2020.

 

-Line producer: Mother's Daughter. Long Feature Film (2020). Director: Rax Rinnekangas. Staring: Minna Haapkylä, Ylva Ekblad & Tobias Ziliacus. Produced by Bad Taste Limited. Premiere: February 2021.

-Videographer for: Emma Salokoski (2019), Susanna Leinonen (2019), Karolina Ginman (2020), Eleanor Bauer (2019), Quimera Rosa (2017), among others.

-Driver and Storage Supervisor. Academy of Moving People and Images. Helsinki, Finland. 2019.


-Direction and original idea of the documentary “Infinite Galatea” (17’), Barcelona, Spain. 2016-2017.
A visual essay about the female body as a socially constructed discourse throughout gynecology, a science using an ideological scalpel to mold gender, sexuality and desire.

Prizes: “Gold Mikeldi Award for documentary” (5.000€) and “Spanish Cinema Great Award” (4.500€) at Zinebi, International Festival of Documentary and Short Film. Bilbao, Spain. 2017. “Special Mention from the Jury” at Documenta Madrid, International Documentary Film Festival, Madrid, Spain. 2018.

International premiere in Cartagena International Film Festival, Cartagena, Colombia.

Official selection in other festivals like: Hot Docs Canada, Mecal-pro Barcelona, International Film Festival of Uruguay, Hamburg Short Film Festival, Queer Lisboa, Museo Reina Sofia, among others.

-Broadcast scripts manager, production assistant and editor's assistant in the television series “Vicky RPM” produced by Nickelodeon (Viacom International), Miami, United States. 2017.

-Production assistant, Armstrong Films, Montezuma, Costa Rica. April 2016.
9 commercials for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.


-Director of the French Alliance film-club. San José, Costa Rica 2013-2014.

Languages

Spanish: mother tongue. English: advanced. Italian: near native. French: advanced. Finnish: basic-intermediate. Catalan: basic.

Software

Adobe Premiere, Adobe Media Encoder, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Ilustrador, AVID, SPSS, Atlas Ti.