Carolina Brettler is a Colombian-American writer and director.


Carolina studied Economics at Harvard University, graduating cum laude. She previously worked in finance as an Alternatives Investment Analyst at BlackRock.

Her one-hour drama pilot, THE COLLECTION, was selected for the final round of the 2021 Sundance Episodic Lab and second round of the Austin Film Festival. Her drama feature GOLDEN HANDCUFFS is in the final round of the 2022 Sundance Development Track.

Carolina has written, directed, and produced numerous short films. A HOUSE BY THE SEA won Best Microfilm at the Los Angeles Film Awards, Official Selection at the Independent Short Awards, and Semifinalist at IndieX Fest.