Milena Salazar is a Costa Rican filmmaker based in Vancouver, BC. Her short documentaries Mars Barb (2015) and the award-winning Do I Have Boobs Now? (2017) have screened in festivals across the globe. Her projects have been supported by the British Columbia Arts Council, the National Film Board of Canada, and commissioned by CBC Arts. She is a fellow of the 2016 Hot Docs documentary Channel Doc Accelerator and the 2017 RIDM Talent Lab.
Alongside her independent film work, 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.