By your side

By your side (A tu lado) is a 9-minute short film produced by FilmCom Studios in Medellin, Colombia. It stars tv-actor Pedro Pallares and tells the story of a garbage collector in Medellin who one day has a mysterious encounter with a rich young girl from the same city.


By your side is directed by Juan Carlos Vanegas and was filmed on location in Medellin, Colombia.

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Director profile


Juan Carlos Vanegas

Juan Carlos Vanegas was born in Medellin, Colombia and works a an independent video and television producer in Medellin through his company Séptimo Arte Colombia. He has worked with film, video and television for over 20 years.



Pedro Pallares

Pedor Pallares is a Colombian actor born in Cucuta, became famous through the Reality Show “Protagonistas de Novela 2″.  He has worked on television series such as Complices, Bellas y ambiciosas, Septima puerta, Decisiones, Casados con hijos, Pandillas guerra y paz, Así es la vida, Gabriela giros del destino, A corazón abierto, among others.

Natalia del Río

Natalia del Río is an actress and dancer from Medellin, Colombia.