Sebastián
Pinzón
Silva



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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


Palenque

25 mins | 2017 |  HD | DCP
Spanish | English and French Subtitle


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.

directed and edited by
Sebastián Pinzón Silva

cast
Emelina Reyes Salgado
Rosalina Cañate Pardo
Joaquín Valdez Hernández
José Valdez Teherán


sound and image
Timothy Fryett
Mina Fitzpatrick 
Luther Clement
Iyabo Kwayana


select screenings
Locarno FestivalNew Directors/New Films
Camden International Film Festival
Festival dei Popoli
FICValdivia
Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montréal
Cinélatino, Rencontres de Toulouse
True/False
FICCI
New Adventures in Non-Fiction - Museum of the Moving Image
San Francisco International Film Festival
Palm Springs ShortFest
Curta Taquary
Documentarist
Doc Buenos Aires
La Guarimba
Festival de Curtas Belo Horizonte
Panorama du Cinéma colombie
New Orleans Film Festival