Clare Weiskopf

Clare Weiskopf

Colombia

Biography

For over a decade Weiskopf's work as a documentary film director has led her to tackle a variety of social issues, from the armed conflict in Colombia and sexual violence as a tool of war to the spread of cumbia music in Latin America and Europe. SHe is a two-time winner of the Simon Bolivar National Journalism Award. Weiskopf directed a 13-episode television documentary series about the end of the world and current crisis, enttitled CRONICAS DEL FIN DEL MUNDO (2012). She premierd her first documentary feature AMAZONA (2016) in IDFA. Her latest film VICHADA, CUSTODY OF LIFE screened in the Special Programs section of Cartagena IFF 2018.

Films Selection

  • Vichada, Custody of Life (Vichada, a la custodia de la vida) - 2017
  • Amazona - 2016