Camilo Barria Royer is an award-winning Director and Creative Hybrid who specializes in conceptualize and develop ideas in the realm of visual narratives regardless
of the medium.

He spent over twenty years working with Comedy, Youth & Music, and Family entertainment in Latin America and the United States in roles as diverse as Art Director, Animation Director, and Creative Director, ideating and crafting campaigns, scripts, leading creative teams, branding, and short content.

Passionated about telling authentic stories, irreverence, and achieve humorous, beautiful work that sparks a smile. Camilo brings those many years of expertise to his Directing approach when he collaborates with clients to elevate their vision.

 

Camilo holds a Major in Sociology, focused on Cultural Studies, Photography, and Latin America Studies from Universidad Central de Venezuela. He has broadened his horizons through filmmaking, production, screenwriting, storytelling, and courses in Design Thinking.

Recently, he has completed the Professional Program in Producing at the venerable UCLA's School of Theater, Film, and TV, and attended the legendary Robert McKee STORY Seminar to support his evolution in exploring the intersection of art and entertainment. 

He currently partnered with Netflix's Creative Studio as Image Concept Developer through his independent design practice United Büro and is an Independent Writer/Producer Filmmaker through The Lodolos.

 

EDUCATION

2019 UCLA
School of Theater, Film, and Television

Professional Program in Producing
Los Angeles — California

2019 Robert McKee STORY Seminar
Los Angeles — California

2019 UCLA Extension
The Language of Filmmaking
Los Angeles — California

2001 Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
Faculty of Architecture and Design
School of Design
Graduate Studies in Typography and
Communications.
Santiago — Chile

2000 Universidad Central de Venezuela
Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences
School of Sociology
Sociology & Cultural Studies
Caracas — Venezuela 

WORKSHOPS

2019 The Works
Finding Your Creative Voice
Tom Nunan and Andrea Bendewald
Los Angeles

2018
IDEO U

Leading For Creativity with Tim Brown
Power of Purpose with Joe Brown
Unlocking Creativity with Suzanne Gibbs Howard
Hello Design Thinking with David Kelley

2018 Hyper Island
Storytelling, Branding, and Big Data.
Learning Lab with Tara Marsh
New York

2018 AICP
Post Production Boot Camp:
Navigating the Maze of Digital Deliverables 
New York

2017 Commercial Directing Bootcamp
Workshop with Filmmaker Jordan Brady
Los Angeles

2016 AICP
Commercial Production Seminar
New York

2010 Psychomagic
Workshop with Artist Alejandro Jodorowsky
Buenos Aires


EDUCATION

2019 UCLA
School of Theater, Film, and Television

Professional Program in Producing
Los Angeles — California

2019 Robert McKee STORY Seminar
Los Angeles — California

2019 UCLA Extension
The Language of Filmmaking
Los Angeles — California

2001 Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
Faculty of Architecture and Design
School of Design
Graduate Studies in Typography and
Communications.
Santiago — Chile

2000 Universidad Central de Venezuela
Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences
School of Sociology
Sociology & Cultural Studies
Caracas — Venezuela 


WORKSHOPS

2019 The Works
Finding Your Creative Voice
Tom Nunan and Andrea Bendewald
Los Angeles

2018
IDEO U

Leading For Creativity with Tim Brown
Power of Purpose with Joe Brown
Unlocking Creativity with Suzanne Gibbs Howard
Hello Design Thinking with David Kelley

2018 Hyper Island
Storytelling, Branding, and Big Data.
Learning Lab with Tara Marsh
New York

2018 AICP
Post Production Boot Camp:
Navigating the Maze of Digital Deliverables 
New York

2017 Commercial Directing Bootcamp
Workshop with Filmmaker Jordan Brady
Los Angeles

2016 AICP
Commercial Production Seminar
New York

2010 Psychomagic
Workshop with Artist Alejandro Jodorowsky
Buenos Aires — Argentina.

AWARDS/SCREENINGS —

2019
International PSA Competition Film Fest 52
Señor Sol, Grid Alternatives
Official Selection

Shiny Awards
Señor Sol, Grid Alternatives
Shortlisted

The Telly Awards
Regional TV / General Automotive
Glam Squad, Nissan U.S. Hispanic
Silver Winner

2018 The Telly Awards

Branded Content/General Branding
J Balvin Unlimited, T-Mobile
Bronze Winner

Branded Content/Campaign Commercials
Todos Juntos, Walmart
Bronze Winner

2017 ADCAN* Awards
Señor Sol, Grid Alternatives
Grand Prix Winner
People's Choice Winner
Environment Category Winner

2014 
Promax-BDA Association
Gold Integrated Marketing Tie-In Spot:
Street View MTV + Reebok
Bronze Integrated Marketing Tie-In Spot:
Best Attitude of the Year MTV + AXE

2012 Promax-BDA Association
Gold Best Show Open
Gold Best Telenovela Campaign
Gold Outdoor/Environmental/Transit Ad:
MTV Popland
Bronze Show Open:
MTV Exit

2011 Promax-BDA Association
Gold Best Telenovela Campaign:
MTV Niñas Mal 

2010 Promax-BDA Association
Gold On-Air Identity Campaign
Gold On-Air Program Packaging
Bronze Holiday/Special Event:
MTV Bicentenary

2009 Promax-BDA Association
Gold Best Show Open: MTV Essentials
Bronze Best Show Open: MTV Cinepop

2008 Promax-BDA Association
Silver Best Use of Typography:
MTV Juaesencial
Bronze Show Open:
MTV Asterisco

EXPERIENCE


2019 - Current 
Image Concept Developer - Freelance 
Netflix Creative Studio
Los Angeles

2015 - Current
Filmmaker/Producer

Independent

2016 - 2018 
Creative Producer & Writer
The Agency Creative Services
Partner Solutions
Univision Communications
Miami

2012 - 2014
Creative Director
Advertising & Brand Solutions The Americas
MTV, Vh1, Comedy Central Latin America
Viacom International Media Networks
Buenos Aires

2007 - 2012
Creative & Art Director
MTV Buenos Aires Design Studio
MTV, Vh1, Comedy Central Latin America
Viacom International Media Networks
Buenos Aires

2005 - 2007
Art & Animation Director
Punga Visual Consorcio
Buenos Aires

2001 - 2005
Art Director
Chilevision
Santiago

1997 - 1998
Designer
HBO Latin American Group
Caracas

EXPERIENCE

2019 - Current 
Image Concept Developer - Freelance 
Netflix Creative Studio
Los Angeles

2015 - Current
Filmmaker/Producer

Independent

2016 - 2018 
Creative Producer & Writer
The Agency Creative Services
Partner Solutions
Univision Communications
Miami

2012 - 2014
Creative Director
Advertising & Branding Solutions The Americas
MTV, Vh1, Comedy Central Latin America
Viacom International Media Networks
Buenos Aires

2007 - 2012
Creative & Art Director
MTV Buenos Aires Design Studio
MTV, Vh1, Comedy Central Latin America
Viacom International Media Networks
Buenos Aires

2005 - 2007
Art & Animation Director
Punga Visual Consorcio
Buenos Aires

2001 - 2005
Art Director
Chilevision
Santiago

1997 - 1998
Designer
HBO Latin American Group
Caracas

 

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