Carol Rodríguez director and scriptwriter

Carol Rodríguez


Carol Rodríguez Colás is a film and television director born in Cornellà de Llobregat (Barcelona). 

In 2021 she premiered her first fiction feature film Chavalas in the Official Selection of the Malaga Festival. It won the Biznaga de Plata Audience Award, Best First Film ASECAN Award, Best Movistar + Film Award and was nominated for Best New Director and Best New Actress at the 2022 Goya Awards.

She has written and directed short films and documentaries and her latest work includes her short film La vella lluita with the support of the ICEC and the ICAA produced by Malmo Pictures and Alba Sotorra, S.L., nominated for the Gaudí Awards 2021, and the sitcom Bany compartit premiered on TVE in 2019.

He has also written and directed documentaries, such as Raval, plan de huída, produced by TV3.

She is currently preparing her second feature film as director and screenwriter, The Gang, which won the I HAVE A DREAM award, granted by European Women Audiovisuals (EWA) and has already received support from Movistar+, Ibermedia and the ICAA as the best rated project in the last call for entries in 2023.

“THE GANG”. Fasten seat belt, S.L.. 2023.
– Selected, together with Marina Rodríguez, for the “Acció Viver de Dones Visuals” script laboratory and the Residence of the Spanish Film Academy.
– I HAVE A DREAM Award, granted by European Women Audiovisuals (EWA).
– MFI (Mediterranean Film Institute) script lab selection during 2023.

“CHAVALAS”. Feature film. 2021
– Biznaga de Plata Audience’s Choice Award in the Official Section of the 24th Malaga International Film Festival.
– ASECAN Award for Best New Work
– Movistar+ Award for Best Film.
– Festival de Cine Alcalá de Henares (2021). Open screen competition for new filmmakers. Audience Award.
– Goya Awards (2021). Nomination for best new director and best newcomer actress.

“LA VELLA LLUITA”. Shortfilm 2020
– Nominated for the 2021 Gaudí Award.
– Honorable Mention of the Jury at Femcine and Audience Award at the Festival la Gran Pantalla 2021.

“SUPERCHAVALAS”. Shortfilm. 2017
– Official Selection at Tofifes. Panama. 2018.
– Infancinemarin, Overtime Films Sports Movies Festival
– Torrecinos Film Festival
– International Safe Community Short Film Festival (Iran).