One Show, FIAP & Cannes Lion ShortList
Miguel was born in Colombia and raised between Miami and Bogota. After living in Madrid for five years where he studied film, he has rapidly become one of Colombias top Directors. His passion for storytelling and his great sense of humor are key to the successful campaigns he has collaborated with his client base on.
He treats every project as a short film project, by trying to find the best narrative approach for each script. His versatility has lead him to shoot for some of the worlds biggest and most important brands including Pepsi and Telefonica.
Miguel is very fond of detail, that’s why the acting and visuals he directs are stunning. He feels comfortable and secure behind the camera and around actors. He adapts well to different shooting styles and enjoys designing the best production scheme for each project.
Miguel, or Vila as people call him, has shot commercials in many countries including the USA, Dominican Republic, Venezuela, France, Spain, Belgium and of course, Colombia. His work has been judged and awarded at festivals all around the world like Fiap, One Show, Ojo de Iberoamerica, Sol, Wave and El Dorado among others. His work has been short listed for Cannnes Lions multiple times.