About Pablo González

About

Pablo González has worked as writer, editor, and mostly, as director in both fiction and advertisement filmmaking.

He majored in Communications in the Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá and received a Master’s in Film Studies in Paris VII Dennis Diderot, where he wrote a thesis on the representation of violence in Latin American cinema.

He has directed nine fiction short films and one mockumentary about the origins of his family. His films have been exhibited in film festivals worldwide.

On 2015, he premiered his first feature titled CORD.

Los puentes en llamas

In development / Fiction

  • Aide au Development, CNC France 2014
  • Invited to the Netherlands Production Platform, 2013
  • Binger 4 Day Synopsis Workshop, 2013

CORD

2015 / Fiction

  • Grand Prix du Jury, Mauvais Genre, France 2016
  • Best Film, Ravenna Nightmare, Italy 2015
  • Best Film, BUT Film Festival, Netherlands 2016
  • Best Feature, Zinema Zombie, Colombia 2015
  • Critic's Award, Mauvais Genre, France 2016
  • Best Actress, FantasPorto, Portugal 2016
  • Killer Female Performance, Genrenale, Germany 2016
  • Best Actress, Fantastic Planet, Australia 2015
  • Special Jury Mention, FantasPorto, Portugal 2016

Los Madrugadores

2002 / Fiction

  • Oficial Selection, Festival Toma Cinco, Colombia 2003

Esto es un revólver

2010 / Fiction

  • FDC Estímulo a la producción, Colombia 2009
  • Aide au Programme du CNC, France 2009
  • Best International Fiction, Sardinia Film Festival, Italy 2011
  • Best Film, Short Film Competition, Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena, Colombia 2011
  • Prix du Jury, Festival des 24 Courts, France 2011
  • Best Film, Festival In Vitro Visual, Colombia 2010
  • Best Director, Festival In Vitro Visual, Colombia 2010
  • Best Actor, Juan Cely and Luis Fuquen Ex Aequo, Festival In Vitro Visual, Colombia 2010
  • Nominated for the Prix Unifrance du Courtmétrage, Festival International du Film de Cannes, France 2010
  • Festival Mediawave of Gyor, Hungary 2010, in competition
  • Nuits Méditerranéennes du Court Métrage, France 2010: International Selection
  • Alpinale Short film festival, Austria 2010: International Selection
  • Festival Ecran Libre - Aigues-Mortes., France 2010, in competition.
  • Biarritz Latin America Festival, France 2010, in competition
  • Court-Bouillon Festival, France 2010, in 'very favorite' selection
  • Court Devant Festival Paris, France 2010, in competition
  • City Court festival, Hagondange, France 2010, in competition
  • Brest European Short Film Festival, France 2010, in european competition
  • Festival du Film Court Francophone, Vaulx-en-Velin, 2010, in competition for Audience Award
  • AXN Film Festival 2010, in competition
  • Larissa Mediterranean Festival of New Filmmakers, Greece 2011, in competition
  • European Film Festival of Lille, France, 2011, in competition
  • Short film festival of Lanzarote Canaries Islands, Spain 2011, in competition
  • Priverno film festival, Italia 2011, in competition
  • ISAFF Open Cinema Festival of Saint-Petersburg, Russia 2011, in competition
  • Boca del Lobo Film Festival, Spain 2011, in competition
  • Dakino International Film Festival, Rumania 2011, in competition
  • Fenêtre sur courts Festival Avignon, France 2012, in competition.

Leave not a cloud behind

2010 / Fiction

  • Coccotte Minute / Canal+ Award, Brest European Short Film Festival, France 2010
  • Grand Prix, Festival international du Film court de Mesnil le Roi, France 2010
  • Jury Award, Clap 89 Film Festival - Sens, France 2011
  • Best Experimental Film, Wiz-Art Short Film Festival, Ukraine 2012
  • Fenetre sur courts Avignon Festival, France 2012, in competition
  • 55th Valladolid International Film Festival, Spain 2010, in competition
  • Festival itinerante del cortometraggio Filmcaravan, Italy 2010, in competition
  • Festival Cinéma Tous Ecrans, Switzerland 2010, in competition
  • Internationales Filmfest Braunschweig, Germany 2010, out of competition
  • Festival International du film court de Villeurbanne, France 2010, in competition
  • Festival du Cinéma International en Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Canada 2010, in competition
  • Festival du Court Métrage de Limoges, France 2010, in competition
  • French Film Festival Vienna, Austria 2011, in competition
  • Festival Sup’ de courts, France 2011, in competition
  • International Short film festival of Dresden, Germany 2011, in competition
  • Festival Silence on court, France 2011, in competition
  • International Short Film Festival of Nijmegen, Netherlands 2011, online competition
  • Festival off of the Festival des 24 Courts Le Mans, France 2011, in competition
  • Festival sequence court metrage of Toulouse, France 2011, in competition
  • Pusan internation fantastic film festival, South Corea 2011, in competition
  • Cabourg Film Festival Journées Romantiques, France 2011 in competition
  • Mediterranean film festival of Split, Croatia 2011, in competition
  • 'Tête de l’art' film festival of Bordeaux, France 2011, in competition
  • Fest International film festival, Portugal 2011, in competition
  • 9th Tofifest - Torun International Film Festival, Poland 2011, Shortcut competition
  • Open Eyes Film Festival, 2011 Berlin, Germany 2011, in competition
  • Palm Springs film festival, 2011, USA 2011, in competition
  • XXIe IFFestival Message To Man St Petersburg, Russia 2011, in competition
  • Lakino Berlin, Germany 2011, Official Selection
  • City of Lights, City of Angels (Col Coa) Festival, USA 2011, in competition
  • Best of Shorts Festival La Ciotat, France 2011, in competition
  • Dakino International Film Festival, Rumania 2011, in competition
  • Contis International Film Festival, France 2011, in competition
  • Festival à nous de voir, France 2011, out of competition
  • Flickers : Rhode-Island International Film Festival, USA 2012, in competition
  • 14ème Festival International du film francophone de Bratislava, Slovakia 2012, in competition

Paris

2009 / Fiction

    Unter Kontrolle

    2009 / Fiction

      Juntos no es Suficiente

      2006 / Fiction

      • FDC Estímulo a la producción, Colombia 2005
      • Best Non European Dramatic Short, European Independent Film Festival ECU París, France 2008
      • Best Fiction Short, In-Vitro Visual, Colombia 2007
      • Best Screenplay, In-Vitro Visual, Colombia 2007
      • Bronce Bear, Festival der Nationen, Austria 2007
      • Official Selection, Paris Tout Court, France 2008
      • Official Selection, Cittadella del Corto Trevignano, Italy 2007
      • Official Selection, OrvietoCortoFest, Italy 2008
      • Official Selection, FAM XII Florianopolis Audiovisual Mercosul, Brasil 2008
      • Official Selection, Muestra Imagination, Colombia 2008

      Hoy es un Día Distinto

      2005 / Fiction

      • Second Place in Violent Encounters, Festival Interfilm Berlin, Germany 2007
      • Silver Bear, Festival der Nationen, Austria 2007
      • Best Cinematography, FAM Florianopolis Audiovisual Mercosul, Brasil 2008
      • Official Selection, Festival Internazionale del Cortometraggio Siena, Italy 2007
      • Official Selection, XIV Festival Scrittura e Immagine in Pescara, Italy 2007
      • Official Selection, Schweizerisches Film und Videofestival in Spiez, Switzerland 2008
      • Official Selection, St. Kilda Film Festival of Melbourne, Australia 2008

      Cine Negro: 5 Reflexiones

      2005 / Documentary

        Un Dos Tres por Ligia

        2003 / Documentary

        • Official Selection, Festival Toma Cinco Colombia 2005
        • Official Selection, 5to Festival de Cine de Santa Fe de Antioquia Colombia 2004
        • Official Selection, Muestra Javeriana Colombia 2004

        Escena Qué

        2003 / Fiction

        • Winner of 'Sin Formato', National Culture Award granted by the Ministry of Culture, Colombia 2003
        • Best Screenplay, Premios Césares Manizales, Colombia 2004
        • Best Director, Muestra Javeriana, Colombia 2003
        • Best Screenplay, Muestra Javeriana, Colombia 2003
        • Silver Award, Festival Equinoxio Universidad Nacional, Colombia 2003
        • Official Selection, 5to Festival de Cine de Santa Fé de Antioquia, Colombia 2004