Valentina Chamorro Westergårdh
Valentina Chamorro Westergårdh is a director, screenwriter and producer from Stockholm. She started the film collective and production company Tjockishjärta Film (2008-2016) with four friends and collegues, where she worked as a producer, writer, director, editor, first assistant director, second assistant director and script supervisor. Since 2010, she freelances as a film teacher and filmmaker. Valentina’s short films have been shown and competed in several international film festivals such as Festival del Film Locarno, Gothenburg Film Festival, Outfest, Melbourne Queer Film Festival, Tel Aviv Fest, Stockholm film festival and Uppsala short film festival, etc.Valentina is engaged in the non-profit organization WIFT (Women in Film and Television) Sweden since 2016 and became president in March 2017.
Valentina is now working on a short horror film and her first feature film, a comedy about friendship and identity.