Film Critic, Chile
Pamela Biénzobas is a Chilean-French film critic, journalist and consultant, graduated from University of Chile’s Journalism School.
As a freelance writer, she has contributed to a number of daily newspapers (Chile’s La Tercera, El Mercurio…), magazines (Filmkrant, L’Avant-Scène Cinéma, Senses of Cinema, Revista IN, GQ Latin America…) and books (Larousse’s Dictionnaire Mondial du Cinéma; El novísimo cine chileno –Uqbar; Objetivo: planeta Tierra. El documental de medio ambiente –Universidad de Sevilla…). She co-founded Revista de Cine Mabuse.cl (active until 2016) in 2002. She wrote the booklet “Errancias” (2016) for the Ibero-American film association Cinema23.
Vice-president of the Académie des Lumières, of foreign journalists supporting French cinema through the Prix Lumières. Former vice-president of FIPRESCI (2005-2010), still in charge of coordinating special awards.
She has a long experience as a consultant for film funds, special programs and industry platforms, mainly from Europe and the Middle East, and collaborating with film festivals.
As a Jury Member
Author of Reports
in 36th Rotterdam International Film Festival
in 20th Toulouse Rencontres des Cinémas d'Amérique Latine
in 21st Fribourg International Film Festival
in 58th Cannes Film Festival
in 48th Leipzig International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
in 62th Venice International Film Festival
in 51th Taormina Film Festival
in 1st New Montreal Film Festival
in 60th San Sebastian International Film Festival
in 32nd Toronto International Film Festival
in 54th San Sebastian International Film Festival