Milena Salazar is a Costa Rican filmmaker based in Vancouver, BC. Her award-winning short documentaries Mars Barb (2015), Do I Have Boobs Now? (2017) and Estelas (2019) have screened in festivals across the globe. She is a fellow of the 2016 Hot Docs documentary Channel Doc Accelerator and the 2017 RIDM Talent Lab.

Alongside her independent projects and freelance work as a documentary editor and cinematographer, she has held multiple roles at various arts organizations and film festivals, including the DOXA Documentary Film Festival, the Vancouver International Film Festival and DOC BC. Milena is currently developing new projects in Vancouver and her hometown of San José, Costa Rica. 



Milena Salazar es una documentalista costarricense radicada en Canadá. Sus cortometrajes han sido exhibidos en festivales alrededor del mundo y han formado parte de los laboratorios Hot Docs Doc Accelerator (2016) y el RIDM Talent Lab (2017), entre otros. Ha cumplido diversos roles en organizaciones artísticas y festivales de cine en Vancouver, incluyendo el DOXA Documentary Film Festival y el Vancouver International Film Festival. Actualmente desarrolla nuevos proyectos en Vancouver y en San José, Costa Rica.