Writer, Director, Editor | Professor, Gelves

United States, 2007

Born in Sevilla, Spain, Carmen started her professional career there after she graduated college, producing shorts and developing audiovisual content. Carmen moved to Madrid to work at Sogepaq doing international sales of Spanish films. At the same time she was independently producing short films with upcoming filmmakers. Awarded with a scholarship by laCaixa, she moved to NY in 2008 to pursue an M.F.A. in Film Writing and Directing at Columbia University.Carmen currently teaches Film Writing and Directing at Tecnológico de Monterrey in Guadalajara, Mexico. Prior to that, Carmen taught Screenwriting at Columbia University and worked as a video producer at EdLab in New York. 


Application period

United States, 2007

Host university or research centre

Columbia University, New York, NY

Studies pursued with the fellowship

Comunicación Audiovisual

Type of studies

Master degree or equivalent

Speciality of studies pursued with the fellowship

Cinema and audiovisual communication

Home university

Universidad de Sevilla

Home speciality

Social communication and journalism