Jorge Thielen-Armand is a Venezuelan Director and Producer. His debut feature film LA SOLEDAD (2016) premiered at the 73rd Venice International Film Festival and has since won over a dozen awards, and shown at the London Institute of Contemporary Arts, the Istanbul Biennial, BAFICI and other major events. Jorge’s documentary FLOR DE LA MAR (2015) won the Jury Award for Best Documentary Short at Cine Las Americas IFF, and was screened at many festivals around the world including Margaret Mead, Sarasota, and RIDM. Jorge is an alumnus of the Venice Biennale College, TIFF Talent Lab, and Berlinale Talents. In 2015 he founded La Faena with Rodrigo Michelangeli, a production company dedicated to art-house films.
TFI Latin America Fund | 2018