Leonardo Suárez


Leonardo Suárez studied film at the UNITEC corporation in Bogotá. He is a filmmaker and educator in community-based audiovisual production processes. He carries out independent projects aimed at creating documentaries and videos using archive material. He is currently studying for a diploma in audiovisual preservation and restoration at the DiPRA in Argentina. His main areas of interest include rescuing and preserving family archives and using discarded audiovisual material to create artistic projects within the found footage discipline. He also organises non-formal film club meetings in diverse artistic and/or community spaces, and runs workshops focusing on the preservation of audiovisual memory in analogue and digital formats.

Last update of this profile: 2023