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Victoria Rivera

Colombian writer + director + producer based in New York City, currently enrolled at Columbia University’s MFA Film program.


Short of the Week write-up for Verde

Columbia University ‘Meet the Makers: Victoria Rivera”

Sidetracked Magazine write-up for Findings

Revista Exclama Entrevista sobre Findings (Hallazgos)

Fubiz TV Feature on Findings

Fubiz Feature photography from Findings

BBC Mundo Entrevista sobre Found Fruit un proyecto fotográfico con Soren Nielsen

Aftertastes Interview on Found Fruit a photo series with Soren Nielsen


Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Grant Winner for feature script Malpelo

GiGadgets Production Grant Winner for short film Lucia

Winner of Student Film Award by the Directors Guild of America for Verde

Winner of Best Directing Award at Bogotá Short Film Festival 2018 for Verde

Winner Special Founders Prize at Traverse City Film Festival for Skull + Bone 

22nd Dusty Film Festival Outstanding Film and achievement in Directing for Portrait of a Family

Rhodes Family Award School of Visual Arts Honors mention

Alumni Scholarship Award from the Alumni Society of School of Visual Arts 

National Board of Review Grant for In The Dark  

Rhodes Full Academic Scholarship School Of Visual Arts