Mariana is a Colombian Writer/Director. She has directed short films and commercials in Morocco, Mexico, Colombia and the U.S. She is a Columbia University MFA Graduate, winner of the Milos Forman Directing Fellowship and the Directors Guild of America Jury Student Award.
Her latest short film, Entre tú y Milagros, won the Orizzonti Short Film competition at the 77th Venice International Film Festival in 2020. The short script won the Colombian Film Fund for short film production and the Indian Paintbrush Production Fund in 2019.
She is currently writing her first feature, La Botero, which will be shot in Medellín, Colombia.