Juan Francisco Rodríguez

Juan Francisco Rodríguez is a filmmaker and artist living and working between Germany and Colombia. He completed his bachelor’s in film at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia and is currently pursuing his MFA at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne. His films and installations have been exhibited in art exhibitions and film festivals in Colombia, Perú, Brazil, Canada, and Germany. He has worked in artistic collectives, as director of photography, and as an assistant programmer for events such as the Muestra Internacional Documental de Bogotá.


The thaw of the so-called eternal snow of Páramo, a neotropical alpine ecosystem in the high Andes, exposes a layer of meaning about the origins and survival of the landscape.