FILMOGRAPHY EXPLORA FILMS & MAURICIO VÉLEZ DOMÍNGUEZ

WORK AS INDEPENDENT MEDIA ARTIST IN VR

KIDNAPPED: Writer and director of a 360/3D interactive experience warded with a Newmedia development grant from the Canada Media Fund and the Colombian Ministry of Information Technology and Communications in association with Proimagenes.  Currently in postproduction.

VOICES OF KIDNAPPING: Writer, director and creator of an immersive documentary experience awarded with a Concept to Realization grant from the Canada Council of the Arts. 

WORK INTENDED FOR TELEVISION

DISCOVERY CHANNEL

NARCOARMAS (NARCOWEAPONS) (Emmy Award Nominee 2014): Supervising Producer

HUESOS QUE HABLAN         (Emmy Award Nominee 2014): Supervising Producer

CINCO DE MAYO: UN DIA DE GLORIA (International Emmy Award Nominee 2013)

RESCUED: THE CHILEAN MINE STORY: Supervising Producer

FIDEL CASTRO EN LA MIRA: Supervising Producer

LA OTRA CARA DEL PLACER: Executive Producer / Co-writer

VUELO 9463: SECUESTRO EN COLOMBIA: Director / Writer

LA LEY DE LA FRONTERA: Executive Producer / Co-writer

LA NUEVA FRONTERA (NEW FRONTIER) (Bronze World Medal): Producer / Co-writer

FIRST TIME FILMMAKERS: 2 India Catalina Award nominations. Executive Producer

FUTBOL 360: 2x8x30min series on the science of soccer. Supervising Producer

VIVIR PARA CONTARLO (LIVE TO TELL): DIRECTOR

LA CIENCIA DEL CAMPEÓN (SCIENCE OF THE CHAMPION): Director / Writer

LOS HIPOPÓTAMOS DEL CAPO: Director / Writer

LA CIENCIA DEL GOL (SCIENCE OF THE GOAL): Director / Writer

EL FIDEL QUE CONOZCO: Director / Writer

WILMA: UN AÑO DESPUÉS: New York Festival Silver Medal. Producer / Co-director

AL PIÉ DEL VOLCÁN:  New York Festivals Bronze Medal. Producer / Director / Writer

GALERAS: CLEAR AND PRESENT DANGER: Director / Writer

ALAS DEL SUR:  Director / Writer

SOBREVIVIENTES VOCES DE UNA TRAGEDIA: Best Documentary INTE international Awards,  Gold Medal Aurora Awards, Bronze World Medal at New York Festivals, Bronze Medal at Omni Awards, Emmy Awards Semifinalist. Director / Writer

MANUELA: LA PASIÓN DE BOLÍVAR: New York Festivals Bronze Medal. Director

ANIMAL PLANET

DRUG KINGPIN HIPPOS:  Director / Co-writer

THE JEFF CORWIN EXPERIENCE: Director of Photography, 2003 season

BACILOS AFRICA: 6x30 min. Director / co-writer

SESAME WORKSHOP

DE TODO CORAZÓN-Director 

EN TIC CONFÍO: Director

THE MYSTERIOUS HUMAN HEART: Local producer

 

WORK AS INDEPENDENT DOCUMENTARY DIRECTOR

TORO TOPE: Newcomer Merit Award for Editing, International Wildlife Film Festival (Missoula 2000); Best Foreign Documentary Picture, Zoei Film Festival 2000; Official Selection for the Biarritz International Film Market FIPATEL 2000; Mountainfilm Festival in Telluride (Colorado); Malaga International Film Festival (Spain).

YAKAIRA: CONDOR OF THE ANDES

PARAMO: HIGHLANDS OF THE ANDES 

MARCHANDO HACIA EL CIELO (MARCHING TO HEAVEN) 

TRAS LAS HUELLAS DEL TAPIR DE MONTAÑA (FOLLOWING THE TRACKS OF THE MOUNTAIN TAPIR)

MANUELITA: 150 AÑOS DE INGENIO

THE BATTLE FOR PEACE –Currently in production, in association with The Guardian and Dynamo. 

BOGOTA: WILD NEIGHBORS: Wildlife documentary for theatrical release. In production.

WORK AS INDEPENDENT SCREEN WRITER

JAGUAR: THE LAST SHAMAN: Canadian Intellectual Property Office  # 1130047. Finalist at the Colombian Film Fund Animation Screenwriting Competition 2015. 5thPlace at the Colombian Ministry of Culture’s Screenwriting Competition. Finalist at the Cartagena Film Festival International Producer’s Encounter 2016. Participant at Nicholls Academy, PAGE International Awards, Screencraft, Script Pipeline, Scriptapalooza and the Austin Film Festival.

HEE GU: THE SHAMAN’S APPRENTICE: Canadian Intellectual Property Office  # 1125948

EL ESCARABAJO (BIKING FOR A DREAM):  Colombian National Intellectual Property Registry # 10-620-157.  Finalist at the Colombian Film Fund Screenwriting Competition 2015.

SECUESTRADO (KIDNAPPED): Participant at the Colombian Film Fund Screenwriting Competition 2016, i2017 and the Cartagena International Producers Encounter 2017.

FRONTLINE / PUBLIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM (PBS)

DOT CON: Outstanding Achievement in Documentary WGA Award.  Principal Cinematography

LOOKING FOR ANSWERS: Cameraman

REVIVING GARRY: Principal Cinematography

MEDICATING KIDS: Principal Cinematography

DRUG WARS: Outstanding Analysis of Single Story Emmy Award. Cameraman

WGBH      (Public Broadcasting System Boston)                                     

THE AMERICAS: Production Assistant. 10 part documentary series. 

COLUMBUS AND THE AGE OF DISCOVERY: Production Assistant. 

CENPRO TELEVISION

LA OTRA MITAD DEL SOL: Executive Producer. Winner of 7 India Catalina national awards, including best Drama Series; 5  TV y Novelas awards, including Best Drama Series; 5  Simón Bolívar awards, including best series; 7  ACPE awards

DE PIES A CABEZA: Executive Producer. Winner of1  India Catalina Award 1995

LOS REENCAUCHADOS: Executive Producer. Winner of “Simón Bolívar” Journalism award