WORKS

SERVICES

Working between Panama and Italy, from production to post production.

ABOUT

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Mauro Colombo

I took the master degree in Modern Literature with a focus in Human Geography after travelling in Australia for the thesis research about territorial perception of aboriginal people. My first documentary was an independent one that I did all by myself. I decided that this was what I wanted to do. From that time I worked on filming as director and director of fotography. I live between Panama and Italy where I work in the world of filmaking.

2016

THE STORY OF MY LIFE, documentary for Red Cross about the HIV in Guatemala and Honduras. LAS MARIPOSAS YA NO VIVEN AQUÍ. a documentary about the experience of normal people volunteering a show that put on stage the drama of the Holocaust.                                                    MUSIC FOR HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, documentary about music therapy clinics and Panama Jazz Festival created by Danilo Perez, focusing on the topic in the healing power of music.

2015

HEALTH CARE AND DANGER IN EL SALVADOR Y COLOMBIA, a documentary produced by the Red Cross on medical personnel in situations of risk in El Salvador, with the problem of the Maras gangs, and in Colombia with the situation of the FARC and the paramilitaries.           MATENRAL AND CHILD HEALTH IN GUATEMALA AND HONDURAS  a documentary produced by the Red Cross on the situation of maternal and child mortality in Guatemala and Honduras.

2014

ALLIADOS POR LA CIENCIA, short documentary produced by City of Knowledge about the scientific research in Panama.                                                                                                                             COMPARTIR POR AYUDAR, about the experience of networking of RED NGOs. Produced by City of Knowledge.                                                                                                                                                    PRISMA, on the Panama international dance festival.

2013

SIX HOURS A MONTH (ENAIP, Director and cinematographer) about the relationship between a man in prison and his wife.

LA VIDA DE UN EMBERÁ (TVN, Director) A tv production that describe a life of Emeberà people in Panamá.

DESPUÉS 500 AÑOS( LA PRENSA, Director and cinematographer) A short documentary about the deforestation en Darien, Panama

INVESTIGACIÓN COLECTIVA (NANA, director, cinematographer, editing)About a dance investigation en Panama city

In the same here I did a camera operator for DONDE ESTABAS TU DURANTE LA INVASIÓN DE PANAMÁ de Abner Benaim

LA NATURALEZA ERES TU (PANAMA SOSTENIBLE, Director) Three different spot about the enviroment in Panamá.

2012

MURA NUNKA a story of an expedition, of nature and a man (director with Jorge Vinueza and director of photography) a documentary (provisional title) about a scientific expedition in Cerro Plateado, Cordillera del Condor, to find new species of plants and animals, an expedition leaded by David Neill one of the most important botanic of the world.

MIRADA DE ESPERANZA (ALBATROS MEDIA, director) a short documentaries series about some difficult situation ofchildren life in South America.

2011

El CRUCE (APERTURA FILMS, Director and cinematographer)a reflection about the delicate prospective of the future of Panama’s nature starting from the fight of the indigenous people against one of the biggest open mining in the world. (in developing).

OUT OF THE WHALE(ENAIP, Director) about the theatrical experience in the prison of Busto Arsizio, Italy.

2010

LAST SUN (author with Daniele Di Luca) a videoart project that was finalist at the Videoart Festival at Tribeca Cinema New York. In the same year “Last Sun” is presented at Italian Film &Art Festival and at Dio Art Center, Seoul.

2009

HASANKEYF WAITING LIIFE(HAGAM, director cinematographer and editor)a documentary about an ancient village, on the Tigris river in south east Turkey, doomed to be submerged under 30 metres of water due to the building of a dam. (52′ – Italy).

2008

THE CITY OF LIGHT (HOBOfilm, Director and cinematographer with Gianpaolo Gelati) The documentary follows the narrow path of the psychedelic culture in San Francisco from the sixties to nowadays with the Psychedelic Trance Partythrough the voices of its protagonists. The research of Spirituality and freedom is the beat of the ancient collective ritual of this alternative America. (52′- Italy).

DIVENIRE, (PONDEROSAmusic&art, director) The special edition dvd of the homonymous Ludovico Einaudi Album (Decca Production).

2007

ABOVE THE MOUNTAIN(Discovery Channel, director with Gianpaolo Gelati) a portrait of an rescue helicopter pilot around the highest mountain of the alps: the Monte Bianco.

WORK ON TOGBOARD(Discovery Channel, director with Gianpaolo Gelati) A portrait of men working on the tugboatsin the Genova’s Pourt.

2006

24/12(Director and producer with Massimo Lazzaroni) a tragic – comic documentary about the perception of the people about the real Italy inside one of the biggest Italian supermarket. (37′ – Italy).

KIEFER – EINAUDI(PONDEROSA music&art, director and cinematographer) a short work about the pianist Ludovico Einaudi playing in the kiefer installation The seven celestial palaces in Milan.

2005

In 2005 he went to Mongolia as researcher and cameraman for a scientific and naturalistic documentary about the reintroduction of the mongol wild horse Equus Przewalskii in Takhin tal (52′ – Mongolia, Media 88 production).

2004

OLONA, A RIVER (director with Luca Fantini) that won the best documentary at the Bassano Film Festival (52′ – Italy), about the story of the river that see the born of Italian and world industrialization and the death of the farmers era.

2003 / 2006

He worked as author and researcher for two documentaries series of 18 documentaries for MDT satellite channel about the work of science in nature. (Media 88 production, Milan, Italy)

 

MAURO COLOMBO
PANAMÁ +507 66304227
ITALIA +39 333 4530805
info@maurocolombo.net

mauro-vimeo

Mauro Colombo

I took the master degree in Modern Literature with a focus in Human Geography after travelling in Australia for the thesis research about territorial perception of aboriginal people. My first documentary was an independent one that I did all by myself. I decided that this was what I wanted to do. From that time I worked on filming as director and director of fotography. I live between Panama and Italy where I work in the world of filmaking.

2016

THE STORY OF MY LIFE, documentary for Red Cross about the HIV in Guatemala and Honduras. LAS MARIPOSAS YA NO VIVEN AQUÍ. a documentary about the experience of normal people volunteering a show that put on stage the drama of the Holocaust.                                                    MUSIC FOR HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, documentary about music therapy clinics and Panama Jazz Festival created by Danilo Perez, focusing on the topic in the healing power of music.

2015

HEALTH CARE AND DANGER IN EL SALVADOR Y COLOMBIA, a documentary produced by the Red Cross on medical personnel in situations of risk in El Salvador, with the problem of the Maras gangs, and in Colombia with the situation of the FARC and the paramilitaries.           MATENRAL AND CHILD HEALTH IN GUATEMALA AND HONDURAS  a documentary produced by the Red Cross on the situation of maternal and child mortality in Guatemala and Honduras.

2014

ALLIADOS POR LA CIENCIA, short documentary produced by City of Knowledge about the scientific research in Panama.                                                                                                                             COMPARTIR POR AYUDAR, about the experience of networking of RED NGOs. Produced by City of Knowledge.                                                                                                                                                    PRISMA, on the Panama international dance festival.

2013

SIX HOURS A MONTH (ENAIP, Director and cinematographer) about the relationship between a man in prison and his wife.

LA VIDA DE UN EMBERÁ (TVN, Director) A tv production that describe a life of Emeberà people in Panamá.

DESPUÉS 500 AÑOS( LA PRENSA, Director and cinematographer) A short documentary about the deforestation en Darien, Panama

INVESTIGACIÓN COLECTIVA (NANA, director, cinematographer, editing)About a dance investigation en Panama city

In the same here I did a camera operator for DONDE ESTABAS TU DURANTE LA INVASIÓN DE PANAMÁ de Abner Benaim

LA NATURALEZA ERES TU (PANAMA SOSTENIBLE, Director) Three different spot about the enviroment in Panamá.

2012

MURA NUNKA a story of an expedition, of nature and a man (director with Jorge Vinueza and director of photography) a documentary (provisional title) about a scientific expedition in Cerro Plateado, Cordillera del Condor, to find new species of plants and animals, an expedition leaded by David Neill one of the most important botanic of the world.

MIRADA DE ESPERANZA (ALBATROS MEDIA, director) a short documentaries series about some difficult situation ofchildren life in South America.

2011

El CRUCE (APERTURA FILMS, Director and cinematographer)a reflection about the delicate prospective of the future of Panama’s nature starting from the fight of the indigenous people against one of the biggest open mining in the world. (in developing).

OUT OF THE WHALE(ENAIP, Director) about the theatrical experience in the prison of Busto Arsizio, Italy.

2010

LAST SUN (author with Daniele Di Luca) a videoart project that was finalist at the Videoart Festival at Tribeca Cinema New York. In the same year “Last Sun” is presented at Italian Film &Art Festival and at Dio Art Center, Seoul.

2009

HASANKEYF WAITING LIIFE(HAGAM, director cinematographer and editor)a documentary about an ancient village, on the Tigris river in south east Turkey, doomed to be submerged under 30 metres of water due to the building of a dam. (52′ – Italy).

2008

THE CITY OF LIGHT (HOBOfilm, Director and cinematographer with Gianpaolo Gelati) The documentary follows the narrow path of the psychedelic culture in San Francisco from the sixties to nowadays with the Psychedelic Trance Partythrough the voices of its protagonists. The research of Spirituality and freedom is the beat of the ancient collective ritual of this alternative America. (52′- Italy).

DIVENIRE, (PONDEROSAmusic&art, director) The special edition dvd of the homonymous Ludovico Einaudi Album (Decca Production).

2007

ABOVE THE MOUNTAIN(Discovery Channel, director with Gianpaolo Gelati) a portrait of an rescue helicopter pilot around the highest mountain of the alps: the Monte Bianco.

WORK ON TOGBOARD(Discovery Channel, director with Gianpaolo Gelati) A portrait of men working on the tugboatsin the Genova’s Pourt.

2006

24/12(Director and producer with Massimo Lazzaroni) a tragic – comic documentary about the perception of the people about the real Italy inside one of the biggest Italian supermarket. (37′ – Italy).

KIEFER – EINAUDI(PONDEROSA music&art, director and cinematographer) a short work about the pianist Ludovico Einaudi playing in the kiefer installation The seven celestial palaces in Milan.

2005

In 2005 he went to Mongolia as researcher and cameraman for a scientific and naturalistic documentary about the reintroduction of the mongol wild horse Equus Przewalskii in Takhin tal (52′ – Mongolia, Media 88 production).

2004

OLONA, A RIVER (director with Luca Fantini) that won the best documentary at the Bassano Film Festival (52′ – Italy), about the story of the river that see the born of Italian and world industrialization and the death of the farmers era.

2003 / 2006

He worked as author and researcher for two documentaries series of 18 documentaries for MDT satellite channel about the work of science in nature. (Media 88 production, Milan, Italy)

 

MAURO COLOMBO
PANAMÁ +507 66304227
ITALIA +39 333 4530805
info@maurocolombo.net

CONTACT

MAURO COLOMBO
filmaker, editor, photographer.
PANAMÁ +507 66304227
ITALIA +39 333 4530805
info@maurocolombo.net