About

Pilar is a Colombian free-lance Film Director, living between Mexico and Montreal.

She works for different production companies between countries: Whiskey Films (Latam), MediaMonks (Latam), Proyectil (Colombia), NatgeoLA (Latam), Fox TeleMexico, WildHorse Studios (Argentina – Canada) and AVP (Hong Kong).

A deep passion for filmmaking and other performing arts, Pilar has led a successful film and storytelling career working with world leading brands through advertising, TV, digital branded content and music videos, after graduating from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana with a Communications Degree.

Pilar gained experience as an assistant director, working for many Latin American film directors proving herself as a director. On her debut year, her work landed on the nominations and won the award Best New Directors and new talent, at EL OJO DE IBEROAMERICA, as well as being nominated in other awards such as New York Festival, Fiap, P&M, El Dorado, Nuestra Tierra, Mi Gente TV, Music Video HTV.

In 2009 she founded her own film company named Chiquita Films. In 2013 Pilar directed the branded content web series Adulto Contemporaneo, to great public acclaim. Rojo Films of Mexico offered her an exclusive agreement to work for the Mexican advertising market which she accepted and moved to Mexico. To date, she works worldwide.