Mateo Vega

Mateo Vega

Still: Er is een geest van mij
Mateo VEGA (1994) was born in Lima, Peru and moved to Amsterdam at a young age. He is a filmmaker and involved in alternative cultural organising. He was educated at Amsterdam University College and The New School. His first short film Radio Voorwaarts (2018) was selected to be funded by the Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst and Stichting Niemeijer Fonds and it went on to screen at several international film festivals. In his work, Vega deals with counterculture and “emotional experiences of loss in relation to neoliberal urban displacement”.

Filmography

(selection, all short) Black Hole Person (2016), Words/Trains (2017), i h8 it (2017), Contada incontables veces (2017), Radio Voorwaarts (2018), Er is een geest van mij (2021)

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