Ana Elena Tejera


Ana Elena Tejera is a Panamanian film director, performer, actress and artist resident at Le Fresnoy. Her work often mixes audiovisuals formats and performance. Her first feature film, Panquiaco, premiered at the Bright Future Competition at IFFR in 2020. Her latest film, A Love Song in Spanish, premiered at the Berlinale, part of the Berlinale Shorts program.


Ana Elena Tejera's films at RIFF
A Love Song in Spanish
International Shorts, International Shorts II
Year: 2021
A biographical performance, by the director and her grandmother, that confronts how Panama’s military dictatorship has left...