Sebastián
Pinzón
Silva



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︎ Camera
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Sebastián Pinzón Silva is a  filmmaker from Bogotá, Colombia. He studied film and television at the Savannah College of Art and Design and documentary media at the Northwestern University MFA program. His work has screened at festivals including Locarno, True/False, and New Directors/New Films. Sebastián is a Sundance Documentary Fellow, Catapult Film Fund Fellow, and one of Filmmaker Magazine’s 25 New Faces of Independent Film.

Sebastián
Pinzón
Silva


DIRECTOR


La Bonga

(in post-production)




Nearly twenty years after fleeing the violence of civil war, a displaced community embarks on a symbolic journey through the jungles of northern Colombia to resurrect a home that exists only in their memory.

Co-director CANELA REYES producer GABRIELLA GARCIA-PARDO cinematography TIMOTHY FRYETT editor LAURA HUERTAS-MILLAN co-producers NEVO SHINAAR and RODOLFO PALOMINO

supported by SUNDANCE DOCUMENTARY FILM PROGRAM / CATAPULT FILM FUND / KARTEMQUIN FILMS







Palenque

(2018, HD, 25mins)




Guided by motifs of life and death, PALENQUE is an ode to a small town that has greatly contributed to the collective memory of Colombia: San Basilio de Palenque, the first town in the Americas to have broken free from European domination.

Camera and Sound. TIMOTHY FRYETT, IYABO KWAYANA, MINA FITZPATRICK, LUTHER CLEMENT-LAM Produced and Edited by SEBASTIAN PINZON SILVA

Produced at the NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY MFA PROGRAM