Catalina graduated in Filmmaking from the Universidad Católica Boliviana and in Literature from the Universidad Mayor de San Andrés (both in La Paz). She also holds a Master’s Degree in Film Directing from Madrid’s Escuela TAI de Artes y Espectáculos. She has an extensive experience in the industry, as a screenwriter, film director (short films and advertising), assistant director, script supervisor, casting director and producer. She also worked as instructor in filmmaking workshops for teenagers for several years and also taught at La Paz’s Film and Audiovisual School. Cuidando al sol is her debut film.