¡Cumbia for the Planet!

Film as a tool of educational value. For Mother Earth, hope, equity and peace … Where will the children play? Help us be the official representative of the campaign BID and Selva Negra for sustainability and childhood. We are very happy to be part of the 30...

In Memoriam

CUMBIA Earthly presence Feb. 14, 2001 - Feb.18, 2016 Spiritually & Infinitely OMNIPRESENT Every future is constructed with particular details, situations and adventures of a present that once past  becomes anecdotes and memories. This is what we call a STORY. And...

Ricky Martin – La Mordidita (Official Video) ft. Yotuel

Con más de 51 millones de reproducciones, el vídeo “La Mordidita” de Ricky Martin ft. Yotuel, muestra al mundo el talento local cartagenero, lugares entrañables y personajes que reflejan todo el sabor del Caribe a ritmo de su último sencillo, que se posiciona en los...

¡The Amazing Race, first time in Colombia!

Great news never stop, this is why we would like to share with you one of our biggest challenges yet!   We participated as local Fixer with World Race Productions​in the production of the second and third episode of the 28th season of The Amazing Race in Cartagena, a...

Filmmaking the story of our lives

Adventures • Characters • Situations • Places Six years ago we decided to pursue this dream, a tiny one, that would become our window to the world of filmmaking. With this first newsletter by Cumbia Films, we want to share with you some of the projects that, over the...

Lyric Video – ‘One Last Tear’ – Abi Ann

Challenge us!New business inquiries: info@cumbiafilms.com Talent inquiries: casting@cumbiafilms.com Phone: (+57) 5 660 9597 Address: Calle 1ra de Badillo # 35 - 53 Of. 204 - Centro Histórico Cartagena, Colombialinkedininstagramfacebooktwittervimeo

Blanco & Negro

Producido por CUMBIA FILMS Director: Felipe Holguín C. Productora: María Teresa Gaviria Guión: Palenke Soultribe Felipe Holguín C. Adalberto Luján Monito: John Carlos Gómez Negrita: Camila Sarabia Ladrón 1: Luis Fernando Gil Caldera Ladrón 2: Jaderson Pinto Pick Up El...

Behind the Magic: The Making of The Shooting Star Salesman

From a piece of music, to an idea, to a KickStarter campaign…a story about an ageless Salesman who sells shooting stars was destined to become a magical film created by a group of friends and talented filmmakers. Hear their story on how it all came together. Behind...

Behind The Scenes – ‘Daydreaming’ Music Video

Daydreaming Behind The Scenes Behind The Scenes - 'Daydreaming' Music Video from Cumbia Films on Vimeo.Challenge us!New business inquiries: info@cumbiafilms.com Talent inquiries: casting@cumbiafilms.com Phone: (+57) 5 660 9597 Address: Calle 1ra de Badillo #...

Pollock

For Pollock, my best actor: I remember the day you were born. You were the biggest and smarter one. I remember when you got lost and came back 2 weeks later and had gained lots of pounds; sure, they must have been feeding you rice and beans, huh? Remember how you...

‘Mañana’ Project Involve Showcase

About ‘MAÑANA’ – Project: Involve Fellows talk inspiration, casting and filmmaking challenges on shoestring budgets at the 2012 Project: Involve showcase Q & A. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_LZ50MWNB4AChallenge us!New business inquiries: info@cumbiafilms.com...

Colombia: Happy Country

Our first post goes to one of our all-time favorite movies that played an important role on the inspiration of our first short film ‘Mañana’. We’re talking about Cidade de Deus (City of God), a 2002 Brazilian crime drama film directed by Fernando Meirelles and...

Why Cumbia? Part 2

"Hi, my name is Cumbia. I am from Cholula in  Puebla, Mexico, and I am 11 years old. I lived in Colombia for a while and am now in Los Angeles, pursuing filmmaking dreams. I love to smile. I love the beach. I love life.” We could dedicate an entire blog to who is...

Why Cumbia?

Cumbia is a music form originated in the Caribbean coasts of Colombia during the 17th and 18th century, when african and indigenous populations were enslaved and exploited by spanish colonies. It emerged as a courtship ritual dance and takes its name from the...

How it began: City of God

Our first post goes to one of our all-time favorite movies that played an important role on the inspiration of our first short film ‘Mañana’. We’re talking about Cidade de Deus (City of God), a 2002 Brazilian crime drama film directed by Fernando Meirelles and...

Challenge us!

New business inquiries: info@cumbiafilms.com

Talent inquiries: casting@cumbiafilms.com

Phone: (+57) 5 660 9597

Address: Calle 1ra de Badillo # 35 - 53
Of. 204 - Centro Histórico
Cartagena, Colombia

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