Kathryne "Kat" Garrido is a recent high school graduate from Gastonia, North Carolina. She loves making films just as much as sharing them with others. She will be attending UNC School of the Arts and join the filmmaking class of 2023 in the fall. She looks towards a future filled with working in and around film.
Contact: Kathrynegarrido@gmail.com
704-813-4133
Official Selection
Stargazer
NFFTY (National Film Festival for Talented Youth)
Seattle, WA
2019
Official Selection
Stargazer
Golden Lion High School Film Festival
Cincinatti
2019
Best Student Made Film
Stargazer
Longleaf Film Festival
Raleigh, North Carolina
2019
Official Selection
Stargazer
Newport Beach Film Festival
Newport Beach, California
2019
Official Selection
Stargazer
Cineyouth
Chicago
2019
1st Place in Animation
Daydreamer
Flashpoint Sight & Sound Festival
Chicago, Illinois
2018
1st Place in Animation, Best Screenplay
Daydreamer
Golden Lion Awards High School Film Festival
Cincinnati, Ohio
2018
Best in Fest, Best Director, Best in High School Division
Daydreamer
South Georgia Film Festival
Voldosta, Georgia
2018
Finalist
Daydreamer
NCCC Film & Animation Festival
New York, New York
2018
Official Selection
Daydreamer
Reel to Real International Film Festival
Kings Mountain, NC
2018
Official Selection
Daydreamer
WilmFFilm Chick Flicks Festival
Wilmington, North Carolina
2018
Best High School Film
Daydreamer
Underexposed yc Film Festival
Rock Hill, South Carolina
2018
Best Student-Made Film
Daydreamer
Longleaf Film Festival
Raleigh, North Carolina
2018
Official Selection
Daydreamer
Cineyouth Film Festival
Chicago, Illinois
2018
Official Selection
Daydreamer
All American High School Film Festival
New York
2018
College
University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Filmmaking
2019Present
High School
Gaston Day School
20072019
Birth Date
September 22, 2000
Nickname
Kat
Birth City
Gastonia
Current City
Gastonia
Hometown
Gastonia
Height
5'4
Gender
Female
Ethnicity
Cuban American
Eye Color
Hazel
Zodiac Sign
Virgo
Full name is "Kathryne Albis Garrido"
Kathryne is 100% Cuban.
"A film is - or should be - more like music than like fiction. It should be a progression of moods and feelings. The theme, what's behind the emotion, the meaning, all that comes later." -Stanley Kubrick