Kat Garrido is a high school junior from Gastonia, North Carolina, currently attending Gaston Day School. She loves making films just as much as sharing them with others. Kat looks towards a future filled with working in and around film.
Best in Fest, Best Director, Best in High School Division
Daydreamer
South Georgia Film Festival
Voldosta, Georgia
2018
1st Place in Animation, Best Screenplay
Daydreamer
Golden Lion Awards High School Film Festival
Cincinnati, Ohio
2018
1st Place in Animation
Daydreamer
Flashpoint Sight & Sound Festival
Chicago, Illinois
2018
Finalist
Daydreamer
NCCC Film & Animation Festival
New York, New York
2018
Official Selection
Daydreamer
Reel to Reel International Film Festival
Kings Mountain, NC
2018
Official Selection
Daydreamer
WilmFFilm Chick Flicks Festival
Wilmington, North Carolina
2018
Official Selection
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
High School
Gaston Day School
2007Present
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