Catalina Vásquez Salazar
Medellín, Colombia 1991.

Catalina Vasquez is an filmmaker and illustrator, from Medellín, Colombia. Represented by Pencil Illustration Agency. She has worked in the publishing field, illustrating books, articles for magazines, advertising, apps, educational projects, museography, textile, film and fashion. Her clients include Snapchat, Procter & Gamble, Avianca, Domestika among others. She loves to illustrate clothing, people, places and to combine vibrant colors, textures, organic shapes to create emotion. Over the years, she has developed her own personal work, including directing and producing independient animation projects.
Selected clients:
 Amnesty International · Upwork · Doméstika · Snapchat  · Reserve ·  Airbnb  · Penguin Random House  · Editorial Planeta · Ministry of Culture of Colombia  · Radio Ambulante  · Fundación Nuevo Periodismo Iberoamericano FNPI  · Mutante  · Universidad Eafit  · Revista Semana  · Revista Avianca · El Espectador  · Señal Colombia  · Fiesta del Libro y la Cultura de Medellín.
Filmography:
Reciclando Recuerdos (Recycling Memories) - Documentary short film / Script, directing
-Best New Creator. Cartagena International Film Festival 2011. Colombia.

-Official Selection “Focus Colombia”. MiradasDoc Film Festival 2011. Spain.
-Second place.“Antioquia Para Verte Mejor” Film Contest 2012. Colombia.

Islas (Islands) - Animation short film / Script, directing, animation
-Short Film Corner. Cannes Film Festival 2015. France.
-Official selection. Copa Dos Curtas Film Festival 2015. Brasil.
-Official selection students category. Athens Animfest 2015. Greece.

Cárcel (Jail) - documentary animation short film / script, directing
-Selected project in the BTG (Bridging The Gap) Animation Lab. Spain 2016.
-The Film Development Fund (FDC) animation grant award. Colombia. 2016
-Festival de Cine de Girardota - Girardota, Colombia 2019
(Best documentary short film)
-Caja de Pandora - Santa Fé de Antioquia, Colombia 2019 (Best documentary short film)
-Antioquia para Verte Mejor - Antioquia, Colombia.
-Panamá Animation Festival - Panamá City, Panamá 2019
-Le Chien qui aboie - Festival de Cine Colombiano de París, Francia 2019.
-Festival Internacional de Cine Colombiano de Buenos Aires - Buenos Aires, Argentina 2019
-Animalatina - Buenos Aires, Argentina 2019
-Lakino, Latin american short Film festival Berlín - Berlín, Germany 2019
-Animalatina - Buenos Aires, Argentina 2019
-2da Muestra Cinespacio - Cali, Colombia 2019
-Monstra - Lisbon Animated Film Festival Lisboa, Portugal 2019
-MIC Género 2019 - México y Argentina
-Festival de Cine de Málaga - Málaga, Espain 2019
-Bogoshorts – Bogotá, Colombia 2018
-Festival De Cine Corto De Popayán – Popayán, Colombia 2018
(best animation short film)
-Festival Internacional De Cine Independiente De Villa De Leyva - Villa de Leyva, Colombia 2018
-Pantalla Latina – St Gallen, Switzerland 2018
-Cutout Fest, Festival Internacional De Animación - Queretaro, México –2018
-Dok Leipzig – Leipzig, Alemania 2018
-TAF- Thessaloniki Animation Festival 2018
-Animatou Animation International Film Festival – Ginebra, Suiza 2018  

For any inquires please contact me at:
katavasquez1 (at) gmail (dot) com




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