Official Selection – DARE

In 2038, where driving becomes banned, two siblings rebel against the government to save their family’s most precious thing: their car.

Key Crew: Manuela Vasquez, Laura Fernanda, Julian Bueno

Key Cast: Laura Fernanda,  Jhonny Rey Diaz, Ania Catherine, Isabelle Ruthstrom, Gretar Gardarsson

You can view DARE at our 4th annual Women in Cinema in San Francisco August 26th. For the complete lineup and tickets click here.
About the Director

 Born in the city of the eternal Colombian spring (Medellin, Antioquia) in 1984, Manuela Vasquez is a professional Race Driver who today dedicates to tell stories about her greatest passion: cars.
Manuela graduated from the Design of Sceney Spaces career, when not long after she devoted herself full-time to explore external spaces: the Italian, Spanish, Austrian, among other European racing tracks.
She managed to be the only Latina and Woman of her category in the Clio Cup Italia championship.
Her interest in audiovisual media was manifested when she was invited to host the TV show “Motor Sport Colombia”, which broadcasted in more than 40 countries.
Her vibrant personality as a leader and charismatic persona, caught the attention of many, including the producers of the renowned Colombian reality show “El Desafío”, achieving to win the great survival challenge finale.
In 2016, decided to move to the city of Los Angeles and learn from the best in the craft of telling stories.
Now she is a Racedriver / Filmmaker focused on story-telling.