Fernando López

 

Filmaker Director and Audiovisual Consultant

Currently working as a freelance consultant and director for Intercultural Productions, Fernando was born in Cali, Colombia and earned a bachelor’s degree in Communication & Journalism. His work has centered in diverse areas of the film and television business. Fernando started by producing documentaries and miniseries for various Colombian public and private broadcasting stations. Simultaneously, he directed some fiction shorts and since 2004 he is working in advertising as a director of commercials. Several spots stand out with entries in Cannes Lions (France), FIAP-Festival Iberoamericano de Publicidad (Buenos Aires), El Ojo de Iberoamérica (Buenos Aires), International Advertising Festival CARIBE (Panamá) and NOVA Awards (Colombia). He has directed music videos for various Colombian artists and his name has appeared with notoriety in several MTV Latino promos. In 2003, he wrote and directed the short “The Eye of God”, which has been exhibited and participated in festivals in Buenos Aires, Toulouse, Cannes, Madrid, Berlin and New York. In 2009, he directed “Time Line”, an experimental short that was selected in the prestigious Interfilm Berlin. Last year he obtained two important prizes in Promax BDA Latam and El Ojo de Iberoamérica, as Creative Director and Producer for his public broadcasting campaigns for Señal Colombia-RTVC. At the present time he lives in Bogotá , Colombia