CINEMATOGRAPHER & PRODUCER
Field work has been booming!
Producer and cinematographer with a background in fine arts. Specialized in documentary filmmaking.
what I've done.
Darlien Morales is an internationally celebrated director, producer and cinematographer with small town roots from Caguas, Puerto Rico. Winner of multiple awards in the documentary field, her works have shown in industry's premiere film festivals, and honored at special screenings on esteemed world stages that range from the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco to the Escola Superior de Disenho Industrial of Brazil. Her works offer memorable narratives with palpable characters and poignant photography. When not making films or exploring nature, she is drawing. Her illustrations have made it to book covers, scholarship auctions, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services programs to protect endangered species.
what I'm currently doing.
Darlien will make her feature length directorial debut with the coming-of-age documentary, Aftermath, in 2019. In addition to her own projects, Darlien collaborates with Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Kevin MacCarey (National Geographic writer and producer) in the development of documentary series, among other projects. Darlien travels constantly, but has a base in Caguas, Puerto Rico and Savannah GA.
Watching: Short of the Week
Reading: Brain Pickings Blog
Listening: The Tim Ferris Show
what I'm passionate about.
Crafting meaningful stories that uncover something new about what it means to be human - specially within a natural world, bring people together, and inspire hope, awareness and action; Organizations and individuals that educate and work for environmental conservation and sustainable living; Nat Geo Wild marathons; Hiking, scuba diving, travel, live theatre, music, time-lapse photography; Everything and anything ocean related; Watching animal behavior or petting animals that don't belong to me; Extremely dark chocolate.