Isabel is a filmmaker and screenwriter from Barcelona. Studied Art History at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Film and TV Screenwriting at Fundació Taller de Guionistas in Barcelona too. She made her first steps in London, where she lived for a few years, as Production Assistant and Assistant Director, meanwhile training in Film Direction at Raindance Film School and in Film and Media Studies at Birbeck University and British Film Institute. Later in Cuba took part of the Advanced Screenwriting postgraduate workshop at the very unique EICTV, and never stopped updating. She is native bilingual Catalan and Spanish and completely fluent in English and Italian, as she lived and worked in Rome for a year. Since 2000 she happily works in film direction, screenwriting and visual and content research departments in international and awarded productions, mainly documentaries and commercials but also art projects. In 2013 she moved to Berlin and from 2017 she is also part of the artists collective BIONICA! She currently lives between Berlin and Barcelona but works internationally.
Her work stands out for: strong storytelling, powerful images, special found footage, creative challenges, positive teamwork and social awareness.
Vocational writer and committed visual storyteller, aiming to portray most human and genuine sides of life. Engaged with reality history, environmental responsibility and social awareness. Fascinated by found footage and giving it a new life.
Wide experience on all facets of research -images, content, production-: mood boards, archives, stock film, photography, concepts, characters, stories, locations, documents, press and particularly special footage and its licensing. High profile commercials and international co-produced documentaries.
Free-form creative mind and insatiably curious. Always willing to explore new forms of expression and to collaborate with all kinds of professionals and artists: AV installations, multimedia performances, theatre, Art projects…