education

DIPLOMA
Film & Video Production
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology 2014-2016 

BACHELOR OF ARTS 

Communications & Media Studies

University of Calgary 

2020/Current 

CERTIFICATE
Screenwriting I
Gotham Writers 

2019

producer

A WALK DOWN TO WATER (2019, short film)

Funded by the Alberta Foundation For The Arts,

Produced by Leftside Pictures & Ingrid Vargas 

Grant Writer & Producer- Ingrid Vargas 

Written & Directed by Levi Holwell

Cinematography by Jordan Dake 

Selected Screenings: Slamdance Film Festival, Clermont Ferrand Short Film Festival 

THE MOTHER (2020, short film)
Little Arthouse on The Prairie Productions 

Written & Directed by Kaytlyn Turner

Produced by Ingrid Vargas

Cinematography by Justin Skrundz 

Selected Screenings: Calgary Underground Film Festival 2020

 

LONELY PEOPLE EXERCISING TO SAD MUSIC (2016, short film)
Little Art House On The Prairie
Written & Directed by Kaytlyn Turner 

Produced by Ingrid Vargas
Cinematography by Justin Skrundz 

Selected Screenings: Femme Wave Film Festival, 2019. Official Selection New York Short Film Festival 

programmer/juror 

SLAMDANCE FILM FESTIVAL 2021

Narrative Features Associate Programmer 

 

CALGARY UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL 2021

Previewer

 

ARTIFACT FILM FESTIVAL 2019 

Analog Short Films Programmer 

CALGARY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL  2016

Alberta Spirit Awards Juror 

writer & director

 

COSMIC SATURATION (2020, music video)

For The Velveteins’ upcoming album 

Funded by The Alberta Foundation For The Arts 

Concept & Direction by

Ingrid Vargas 

Produced by Gianna Isabella  at Gate 67 Films 

 

In  post-production.

 

DESTROYER (2020, music video) 

For Young Neighbours’ album FAMOUS 

Self-funded 

Concept & Direction by Ingrid Vargas 

Produced by Six Two Six Productions

 

In post-production

 

BEDROOM HYMNS (2019, short film)
Made with support from Telus Storyhive, Herland and the Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers

Written & Directed by Ingrid Vargas 

Cinematography by Grant Cooper 

 

Selected Screenings: Telus Optik On Demand 

 

ALL SAINTS (2018, short film)
Funded by The Alberta Foundation for The Arts Produced by Kino Sum Productions & Ingrid Vargas

Written & Directed by Ingrid Vargas
Cinematography by Noah Leach 

Selected Screenings: Calgary International Film Festival, Oaxaca Film Fest, Edmonton International Film Festival 

I LOVE YOU JOHNNY (2016, short film) 

Made with the support of Telus Storyhive

Written & Directed by Ingrid Vargas

Produced by Sara Corry

Cinematography by Charles Hamilton 

Selected Screenings: Calgary Underground Film Festival, Air Canada En Route Film Festival

FOR ISOBEL FOR CURLING FLOWER SPACES  (2013, short film)
Adapted from a poem by Ryan Murphy
Directed & Produced by Ingrid Vargas

Selected Screenings: Concordia Film Festival (Montreal) 

fellowships

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF LATINO INDEPENDENT PRODUCERS (USA)

Emerging Content Creators Fellow 

2020

HERLAND (CANADA)

Video Production & Mentorship Program 

2019 Participant 

story-editor 

LAMENT


Written by Eric Pauls 

THE BOURBON ROOM 

Written by Gianna Isabella 

SNAP


Written by Jake Densky 

BRIDGES BURNING


Written by Michael Janke & Eric Pauls