Colombian writer + director based in New York City.
Currently enrolled at Columbia University’s M.F.A Film program.
Working on fiction + documentary + commercial films that tell compelling character driven stories of people changing the world, in big + small ways alike.
Columbia University ‘Meet the Makers: Victoria Rivera”
Sidetracked Magazine write-up for Findings
Prix Du Public / Audience Award at Champs Elysées Film Festival for Night Swim 2019
Best Live-Action Student Film at Palm Springs Shortfest Award for Night Swim 2019
GiGadgets Production Grant for short film Lucia 2019
Winner of Student Film Award by the Directors Guild of America for Verde 2018
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
National Board of Review Grant for In The Dark 2010
Rhodes Full Academic Scholarship School Of Visual Arts