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Raquel Bordin


Brazil native Raquel Bordin is a filmmaker and editor. She received recognition for her thesis film at NYFA, Tip Toe, for its focus on LBGTQ+ and diversity issues in society. It received six Awards from multiple festivals and was selected by Cannes Film Festival (Short Corner).

Since then, she has been working as an editor for some of film’s biggest names and is the owner and co-founder of the production company Archetype Films.

Bordin has worked on branded content materials for critically acclaimed films like Avengers: Infinity War, Ready or Not, It, Where’d You Go, Bernadette? and more. She has also worked on the Walt Disney Studios animated feature film Luca which was nominated for a Golden Globe Award and won ‘Best Animated Film’ at the 94th Academy Awards in 2022.

Program Studied at NYFA: Filmmaking
Program Type: BFA
Year Graduated: 2013
Location: Los Angeles
Credits: Ready or Not, Avengers: Infinity War, Where’d You Go, Bernadette?, It, Justice League, Ninjago, Tip Toe, Ego, The Tree, Luca, Lightyear, Turning Red


Women’s Independent Film Festival:
Best Director Best Film
Best Screenplay Audience’s Favorite

Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival (LABRFF):
Best U.S Short

25th Fresno Reel Pride:
Best Short 


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