Gilmar Gonzalez

La Paz, Bolivia
Filmmaker, Producer

Gilmar composes speeches and texts with visual, written, and sound resources that challenge audiences. He has also created films in a documentary-fictional style, developed workshops for collective film production, and produced novice filmmakers’ work.


Gilmar learned cinema by being a DVD pirate, and then writing, producing and/or editing short films and feature films that unexpectedly showed at the Berlinale, Sundance, Locarno festivals, sometimes in official selections. He has developed film workshops for collective film production and has produced the films of young novice filmmakers.