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Violenta F.

Miami, FL, USA2 reviews

$500 - $4000 / Day

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Top Services

  • Sound Designer

    2 reviews
  • Creative Director

  • Documentary DP

Equipment

Video

  • 2K video camera
  • 4K video camera
  • Full HD video camera
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • GoPro or equivalent

Audio

  • External recorder
  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic

Miscellaneous

  • Lighting kit
  • Stabilizer

About Violenta

Cuban-born, Zaldívar (aka Violenta Flores) lives and works in the United States. Zaldivar completed both a BFA and a Masters of Fine Arts at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, and also taught as an adjunct faculty there. • tenured as full-time faculty at Miami International University's Institute of Art and Design. • started a film career as a sound editor and designer, and worked in Academy Nominated films such as Ang Lee's "Sense and Sensibility;" "On the ropes" and on HBO’s America Undercover, which garnered an Emmy nomination. • has had video artworks screened at many festivals worldwide and broadcast on PBS, ABC, IFC, Showtime and WE. • received numerous grants and awards. • directing credits include "90 Miles" (PBS), "The Story of the Red Rose" (Showtime), "Palingenesis" and "Soldiers Pay" (IFC), co-directed with David O. Russell (Three Kings, The Fighter) and Tricia Regan (Autism, the musical). • served as a Juror for several mayor film festivals including the Sundance International Film Festival. • recently tenured with Doc Society (previously Britdoc Foundation) as the Outreach Director for Good Pitch Miami 2017 https://goodpitch.org/events/gpmia2017 • associate produced the theatrical feature doc "Buena Vista Social Club, Adios" 2017 • co-produced the VR film "A history of Cuban dance" (Sundance & SXSW 2016) • directed the VR doc entitled "SwampScapes" with Elizabeth Miller and Kim Grinfeder • is producing a feature-length art film.

Top Projects

  • 90 Miles

    • Documentary DP
    • Non-Fiction Film Director
    • Creative Director
    • Sound Designer

    90 MILES (90 MILLAS) is Zaldivar's quest to piece together the twists--and consequences--of a family's journey into exile. Above all, the film is a search for understanding and healing between father and son by uncovering the emotional distance opened by the 90 miles of water between Cuba and the U.S.

  • The Ghost, The Sphinx and The Thief

    • Creative Director
    • Sound Designer

    An interactive dance, 360 video installation inspired by the natural interdependence of a human, an insect and a plant to ensure each other's survival.

  • preprod & audio design podcast Mexico feminism

    • Sound Designer

    La indignación contra la violencia machista que recorre América Latina arde con furia en México. Allí, centenares de niñas y mujeres son asesinadas cada mes y el acoso es una experiencia común de las mexicanas desde que son niñas. La sociedad reacciona dividida frente a la protesta que ha conseguido por fin romper el silencio y ahora está dispuesta a romperlo todo. Por: Inger Díaz Barriga

    TelevisaUnivision

    Produced for TelevisaUnivision on Storyhunter

    December 2019

  • Sundance Trailers

    • Creative Director

    Commissioned by Sundance International Film Festival 4 pieces; 30 seconds each 1. How to make a bird 2. How to make a tree 3. How to make a shooting star 4. How to make a river The MAKE IT HAPPEN series of Sundance trailers spawned an international trend of multi-trailers in 1997 and marked the first time trailers were written up in the trade publications such as Variety and The Independent

  • audio podcast Calladitas nunca más

    • Sound Designer
    TelevisaUnivision

    Produced for TelevisaUnivision on Storyhunter

    March 2020

All Services

Pre-Production

  • VR / AR
  • Creative Director
  • Fixer
  • Production Company
  • Senior Producer / Project Manager
  • Series Producer / Show Runner

Production Support

  • 360 Documentary Video
  • Non-Fiction Film Director
  • Audio Storyteller
  • Documentary DP

Post-Production

  • Sound Designer
  • Sound Mixer
  • Video Editor - Commercial

Violenta's Clients

  • Sundance Institute
  • TelevisaUnivision

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