© Vasco Diogo - 2019

Personal Details

 

Born in 1970 in Lisbon, Portugal. Lives and works in Lisbon and Covilhã.

Main areas of work: video art, performance, experimental cinema, mixed-media.

 

Education and Training

 

PhD in Communication Sciences - Audiovisual and Interactive Media - by Universidade Nova de Lisboa: "Video: specificity, hibridity and experimentation"; scholarship by Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), 2006/2008

 

Master degree in Social Sciences by ICS, Universidade de Lisboa: "Portuguese Comedies of 1930/40: texts and contexts"; scholarship by JNICT, 1997

Attendance to the Cinema School of Escola Superior de Teatro e Cinema, 1994/95

 

Degree in Sociology by FCSH, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 1992

 

Certificate of Proficiency in English, Cambridge University, 1988

 

Exhibitions, screenings and festival's official selections

2020

Mixed Movie

New Jersey International Film Festival, USA, Spring 2020

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BEIJING FILM FESTIVAL, People's Republic of China (China), 2020

Walkscape

Golden Fox Awards, India, 2020

Experimental Music and Dance FEEDBACK Film Festival, Toronto, 2020

2019

may I ? remix#

I Mostra de Cinema Português, Portugal, 2019

Mixed Movie

Festigious Los Angeles - Monthly Film Competition, July, USA, 2019 - Best Experimental Film

Five Continents International Film Festival, Venezuela, July, 2019

Indie Short Fest, USA, August, 2019: nominated best Mobile Film; best Sound Editing

Walkscape

Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, Finalist (Music Video), India, 2019

Virgin Spring Cinefest, Experimental Film - Silver Award, Music Video - Gold Award, India, 2019

Oniros Film Awards, Monthly Official Selection/Finalist: Best Experimental Film, Italy, 2019

FIVE CONTINENTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Official Selection, Venezuela, 2019

Accolade Global Film Competition, Award of Merit: Experimental, May 2019, USA, 2019

L’Age d’Or International Arthouse Film Festival (LIAFF), 4th monthly season, Best Experimental Film, India, 2019

Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, 28th season, Best Experimental Film,  India, 2019

PIGEON D’OR AWARDS®, India, 2019

Feel The Reel International Film Festival, April Edition, Glasgow, UK, 2019

The Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards, Spring, 2019: nominee best editing

One-Reeler Short Film Competition, USA, 2019: Finalist

European Cinematography Awards, Best Experimental Film, June, 2019

Experimental, Dance & Music Film Festival, Canada, 2019

LA Underground Film Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019

One-Reeler Short Film Competition, Honorable Mention, USA, 2019

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New Vision International Film Festival, Netherlands, 2019

Chandler International Film Festival, USA, 2019

22nd Brooklyn Film Festival (BFF), NY, USA, 2019

The Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards, Spring, 2019

DangHu Film Festival, People's Republic of China (China), 2019

World Film Fair, USA, 2019 - Best Short Experimental Film Award

Official Selection Rome Film Awards, Italy, 2019 - Best Short Experimental Film Award

1,2,3, Once Again

Impact DOCS Awards, USA, 2019

FICOCC # 22, Five Continents International Film Festival, Venezuela, January, 2019

Golden Fox Awards, India, 2019

Docs Without Borders Film Festival competition (DWBFF), Human Spirit: Exceptional Merit, USA, Spring, 2019

L’Age d’Or International Arthouse Film Festival, India, January, 2019: Monthly Winner - Documentary Film Critics Choice Award

New Era Film Festival, Film Forum, NY, USA, 2019

South Europe International Film Festival - Valencia Edition, Spain, 2019

MusiCanZone 2019 Official Selection, Italy, 2019

Montevideo World Film Festival, Uruguay, 2019

Buenos Aires Film Festival, June, Documentary Short, Argentina, 2019

LA Underground Film Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019 

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019

Super Cut Free Way

North Europe International Film Festival: London Edition 2019, UK, 2019

Golden Fox Awards, India, 2019

Hyperwave Film Awards, Winter Season, USA, 2019

Olympus Film Festival Los Angeles, USA, 2019: Finalist

L’Age d’Or International Arthouse Film Festival, India, January, 2019: Monthly Winner - Best Mobile Film, Experimental Film Honourable Mention Award

Eurasia International Film Festival, Russian Federation, 2019: Semi-Finalist

Utah Film Festival and Awards, USA, 2019: Semi-Finalist

Vegas Movie Awards™ Official Selection/BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM - Honorable Mention, USA, May, 2019

WorldFest-Houston International Film & Video Festival, Bronze Remi, Film & Video Art, USA, 2019

REFF 2018 react film fest, Finalist, Italy, 2019

European Cinematography AWARDS, Finalist, June, 2019

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019

KinoDrome: International Motion Picture & Screenplay Festival, USA, 2019

Oaxaca Film Fest X, Mexico, 2019

MoziMotion, Netherlands, 2019

BLOW-UP FILM FEST, USA, 2019

2018

1,2,3, Once Again

19th Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, India, 2018

10th Cult Critic Movie Awards, India, 2018

Cult Critic Movie Awards, Documentary Film: Outstanding Achievement Award, June-August, India, 2018

Los Angeles Film Awards Official Selection, October, USA, 2018

New York Film Awards Official Selection, USA, 2018

Official Selection Rome Independent Prisma Awards, Italy, 2018

Documentary Directors Awards, Indonesia, 2018

FICSAM International Mental Health Film Festival, Portugal, 2018: Audience Award - Best Experimental

WSTL Film Festival (WRPN.TV Short, Tight and Loose), USA, 2018

Aphrodite Film Awards (NYAFA) Official Selection of October 2018/Finalist, USA, 2018

Aphrodite Film Awards, Best Experimental Documentary Short Film, October Edition, NYC, USA, 2018

Independent Talents International Film Festival, USA, 2018

52 Weeks Film Festival, winner Best International Documentary, USA, November, 2018

6 on Nebraska, South Africa, 2018

Eurasia International Monthly Film Festival, Finalist, Russian Federation, 2018

Around Film Festival (ARFF International) // Amsterdam Monthly edition, ARFF Audience Award, November Edition, Netherlands, 2018

WSTL Shorts, Winner Merit - Loose Shorts, Fall 2018, USA, 2018

ORION IFF International Film Festival, Australia, 2018

Global Film Festival Awards, USA, 2018

Global Film Festival Awards, USA, October 2018: Honorable Mention, Best Documentary 

The Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards, 2018

Indie Best Films Festival (Ibestff), USA, 2018

Spotlight Documentary Film Awards, USA, December 2018: Spotlight Bronze Award

Documentary Directors Awards, Platinum Award: Documentary Directors Awards for Experimental Directing, Indonesia, 2018

Super Cut Free Way

Official Selection, Festigious, USA, July, 2018

Festigious, July, Best Experimental Film, USA, 2018

The Accolade Global Film Competition, August, USA, 2018

Accolade Global Film Competition, Award of Recognition: Experimental, August, USA, 2018

19th Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, India, 2018

Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, Mobile Film: Outstanding Achievement Award, June-August, India, 2018

The Best Shorts Competition, USA, 2018

Best Shorts Competition, September 2018 - Award of Recognition: Experimental, USA, 2018

The IndieFEST Film Awards, USA, 2018

Virgin Spring Cinefest, Bronze Award: Mobile Film, June-August, India, 2018

FIVE CONTINENTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, Best Video Art - Award of Recognition, August, Venezuela, 2018

New York Film Awards Official Selection, USA, 2018

New York Film Awards, Best Experimental Film, USA, September, 2018

Indie Short Fest, USA, 2018

Official Selection Gold Movie Awards, UK, 2018

Global Shorts, USA, 2018

Global Shorts, Honorable Mention, USA, 2018

Oniros Film Awards, Monthly Official Selection, Finalist, November, Italy, 2018

Golden Galaxy Awards, India, 2018

London Experimental, United Kingdom, 2018

IndieBOOM! Festival, NY, USA, 2018

15th Cult Critic Movie Awards, India, 2018

Around Film Festival (ARFF International) // Amsterdam Monthly edition, December, Netherlands, 2018 - Best Experimental Film

Royal Wolf Film Awards, USA, December, 2018: Winner Best Experimental/Travel/Time-Lapse Short

BAKALU STUDIO COMPOSITION

ARTBOX.Project, New York 1.0, Armory Art Weeks, NY, USA, March, 2018

11th Filmsaaz International Film Festival, Best Editing Award, India, 2018

Altered Esthetics Film Festival, USA, 2018

SPLICE Film Fest: Semi-Finalist, USA, 2018

STIFF, Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival, USA, 2018

LA Underground Film Forum, Honorable Mention, USA, 2018

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2018

Oregon International Film Awards, Experimental Film Competition, Gold Award, USA, 2018

Golden Galaxy Awards, India, 2018

Directors Awards, Indonesia, 2018

Directors Awards, Gold Award Winner, Experimental Directing, Indonesia, 2018

15th Cult Critic Movie Awards, India, 2018

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Global Film Festival Awards Official Selection, USA, 2018

Official Selection Oxford Film Festival, USA, 2018

Cult Critic Movie Awards, Films of the Month, January, 2018: Finalist/Experimental Films; Best Postmodern Film, Kolkata India, 2018

Accolade Global Film Competition, February 2018, USA, 2018

Accolade Global Film Competition, USA, February, 2018 - Award of Recognition: Experimental

Kingman International Film Festival, Semi-Finalist, USA, 2018

European Cinematographic AWARDS (ECA), Semi-Finalist, Poland, 2018

Official Selection FICOCC # 11, Five Continents International Film Festival, Venezuela, 2018

Festival de Largos y Cortos de Santiago, Chile, 2018

Concrete Dream Film Festival, USA, 2018

TIFF.TV Competition, Albania, 2018

SPLICE Film Fest: Finalist, USA, 2018

MOSCOW SHORTS ISFF AWARDS, Russia, 2018

JEAN LUC GODARD AWARDS, India, 2018

Oregon International Film Awards, Experimental Film Competition, Platinum Award, USA, 2018

 

may I dance?

CINESONIKA 6 Festival - Celebrating the Soundtrack, 2018

Cinema LA Film Festival, Semi-Finalist, USA, 2018

World Film Fair, NY, USA, 2018

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World Film Fair, NY, USA, 2018

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iii FICMARC - Caribbean Sea International Film Festival, Venezuela, 2018

The IndieFEST Film Awards, February, 2018, USA, 2018

IndieFEST Film Awards, February 2018, Award of Merit: Experimental, USA, 2018

Best Shorts Competition, USA, 2018

Official Selection FICOCC # 11, Five Continents International Film Festival, Venezuela, 2018

FICOCC # 11, Five Continents International Film Festival, Venezuela, January 2018 - Best Video Art

Semi-Finalist, HIMPFF, Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival, USA, 2018

HIMPFF Awards (Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival), USA, February, 2018 - Award of Recognition: Experimental (Short)

5th CinePort International Film Festival, Islamic Republic of Iran, 2018

Best Shorts Competition, March 2018, Award of Merit - Experimental, USA, 2018

Short to the Point (International Short Film Festival) AWARDS, Romania, March, 2018

Official Selection Independent Short Awards, USA, 2018

Global Shorts, USA, 2018

Global Shorts, Special Mention Award, USA, March, 2018

20th Annual Moviate Underground Film Festival, USA, 2018

Official Selection Global Film Festival Awards, USA, 2018

Global Film Festival Awards, May 2018, Best Experimental Short Film, USA, 2018

Official Selection LA Shorts Awards, June 2018 Edition, USA, 2018

LA Shorts Awards, June 2018 - Best Experimental, USA, 2018

Innuendo International Film Festival, Finalist, Italy, 2018

KAPOW Intergalactic Film Festival, USA, 2018

EyeCatcher Film Festival, USA, 2018

3rd International Short Film Festival, Pune, india, 2018

California Film Awards, USA, 2018: Diamond Award - Experimental Film Competition

2017

 

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Creative Arts Film Festival Official Nominee (2017)
Best Director
Best Director of Photography
Best Experimental Short Film
Best Motion Picture Editing

Best Sound Design

Best Special Effects

Creative Arts Film Festival: Winner Best Sound Design, 2017

4th International Motion Festival, Cyprus 2017 (IMF)

Best Experimental Film: European Cinematography Awards, January, 2017

Official Selection New York City Independent Film Festival, USA, 2017

Cancan Exhibition Competition, LemoArt Gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2017

Access Code Short Film Festival, Bangalore, India, 2017

Official Selection Sydney World Film Festival, Australia 2017

Official Selection Martinique International Film Festival 2017

Semi-Finalist Eurasia International Monthly Film Festival, Moscow, Russia, 2017

IMA International Film Festival, India, 2017

Mindscape Film Festival, LA, USA, 2017

American Filmatic Art Awards, Competition Official Selection, USA, 2017

American Filmatic Arts Awards, Best Short Video Art / Web / New Media, USA, 2017

Official Selection BLOW-UP International Arthouse FILM FEST, Chicago, USA, 2017

Directors Awards for Experimental Directing, Foreign Language Short Narrative, (diamond award winner), Bali, Indonesia, 2017

Directors Awards for Visionary Directing, Sound, (platinum award winner), Bali, Indonesia, 2017

Filmmakers of the Year Film Festival, Gold Award - Film Concept, Bali, Indonesia, 2017

Official Selection/Finalist, FROSTBITE International Indie Fest, USA, 2017

The Accolade Global Film Competition : Experimental, USA, November, 2017

Accolade Global Film Competition: Award of Merit: Experimental, USA, November, 2017

TMFF - The Monthly Film Festival, December, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, 2017

TMFF, The Monthly Film Festival, Winner Experimental of the Month (December), Glasgow, Scotland, UK, 2017

BAKALU STUDIO COMPOSITION

MAD GALLERY MILAN, BIENNIAL, Italy 2017

SUMMER-EXPO 2017, Barcelona, Spain, 2017

Berlin-GZ, Germany, 2017

Visionaria - International Film Festival 2017 - VisionArt, Italy, 2017

CICFF, Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, Kolkata, India, October, 2017

Calcutta International Cult Film Festival: PERFORMING ARTS OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD, India, October, 2017

Virgin Spring Cinefest, November, India, 2017

Best Editing (Silver Award)

Best Experimental Film (Silver Award)

Los Angeles Film Awards Official Selection,  USA, December, 2017

CICFF - Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, Golden Fox Award Nominee: Best Performing Arts Film, India, 2017

Festigious Official Selection, USA, November, 2017

New York Film Awards Official Selection, USA, December, 2017

New York Film Awards, Best Experimental, December, USA, 2017

may I dance?

2nd BERLIN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, Germany, 2017
OXYGEN - FRAGMENTED CITIES+IDENTITIES, Bogotá, Colombia, 2017

Video Vortex XI video exhibition, Kochi-Muzeris, Kerala, India, 2017

Official Selection Art House Asia, India, 2017

IMA International Film Festival, India, 2017

2ND BRAGA INTERNATIONAL VIDEO DANCE FESTIVAL, Portugal, 2017

Filmideo 2017, Index Art Center, Newark, USA, 2017

Official Selection The Best Film Fest, 2017

The Fine Arts Film Festival, CA, USA, 2017

Polish International Film Festival, Poland, 2017

Preselected 2nd Annual Eurocinema Film Festival, Switzerland, 2017

Preselected 2nd Annual Austria International Film Festival, Austria, 2017

Preselected 2nd Annual Malta Film Festival. Malta, 2017

Preselected 2nd Annual Cinema New York City, USA, 2017

Mosaic World Film Festival, USA, 2017

Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival, USA, 2017

New Renaissance Film Festival, London, UK, 2017

Hope Film Awards, USA, 2017

BEST SHORT FEST Semi-Finalist, Canada, 2017

Great Lakes International Film Festival, Official Selection, USA, 2017

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, LA, USA, 2017

TIFF, Toronto International Independent Film Festival , Semi-Finalist, Canada, 2017

EYE-SCRATCH

Cancan Exhibition Competition, LemoArt Gallery, Berlin, Germany, 2017

MAD GALLERY MILAN, BIENNIAL, Italy, 2017

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Official Selection Festigious International Film Festival, LA, USA, 2017

Top Shorts 2017 Official Selection, LA, USA, 2017

Los Angeles Film Awards Official Selection, USA, 2017

Girona Film Festival / Experimental Art Film, Spain, 2017

Woodengate International Film Festival, Romania, 2017

Festival Internacional VideoDanzaBA, Argentina, 2017

AVANCA - International Meeting of Cinema, TV, Video and Multimedia, Portugal, 2017

Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema, Boulder, Colorado, USA, 2017

Depth Of Field International Film Festival, USA, 2017- Art-House Merit Award, Depth of Field, International Film Festival Competition, USA, 2017

SIFF, Switzerland International Film Festival, Switzerland, 2017

Official Selection Rio Webfest (RIOWF 17), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2017

LA Underground Film Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2017

IndieFEST Film Awards, USA, 2017

Visionaria - International Film Festival 2017 - VisionArt, Italy, 2017

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, LA, USA, 2017

Directors Circle Festival of Shorts, USA, 2017

Directors Awards for Experimental Directing (platinum award winner), Bali, Indonesia, 2017

Award of Recognition (Experimental), October 2017 - IndieFEST Film Awards, USA, 2017

Official Selection/Finalist, FROSTBITE International Indie Fest, USA, 2017

2016

 

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Official Selection New York Film Week, 2016, New York, USA
Official Selection Toronto Film Week, 2016, Toronto, Canada
Polish International Film Festival, 2016, Poland
World International Film Festival, 2016
Official Selection, Amarcord Arthouse Television & Video Fest, 2016, USA

 

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OFFICIALLY SELECTED by Los Angeles CineFest, 2016
BODIES+CITIES SKIN, international art exhibition of photography, video art, installation, painting and performance art, Venice, Italy, 2016
It’s Liquid International Video and Performance Art Festival, Hilton Molino Stucky – Skyline Rooftop Bar, Colors of the SKY events, Venice, Italy, 2016
It’s Liquid Experimental Art Architecture and Design Festival, Rome, Italy, 2016
OXYGEN | Rome, It's LIQUID Contemporary Video Art and Performing Art Festival, Italy, 2016
LIve Free Or Die Film Festival, Manchester, NH, USA, 2016: Winner Honorable Mention
CINESONIKA 5 Festival - Celebrating the Soundtrack, Ball State University, Muncie Indiana, USA, 2016
It's Liquid Experimental Art Architecture and Design Festival - The Labyrinth | Rome, 2016
OXYGEN - FRAGMENTED CITIES+IDENTITIES, It's LIQUID International Architecture, Video Art, Painting, Photography, Installation and Performing Art Festival, Bogotá, Colombia, 2016
Official Selection Open Art Short Film Festival, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2016
BIDEODROMO International Experimental Film and Video Festival, Bilbao, Spain, 2016
Official Selection Experimental Forum, LA, USA, 2016
Great Lakes International Shorts Festival, USA, 2016
CÓDEC / FESTIVAL DE VÍDEO Y CREACIONES SONORAS, Mexico City, Mexico, 2016
CREATIVE ARTS FILM FESTIVAL 2016

BAKALU STUDIO COMPOSITION

kunst2016.com, Berlin, Germany, 2016 
gz-basel.com, Switzerland, 2016
Swedish International Film Festival, Sweden, 2016
goinginland.com, Barcelona, Spain, 2016
Going-Inland - Tárega, Spain, 2016

may I dance?

LA Underground Film Forum - Honorable Mention Award, 2016
CONTEMPORARY VENICE – It's LIQUID International Art Show, Venice, Italy, 2016/17
VENICE INTERNATIONAL EXPERIMENTAL ART FESTIVAL | OUT OF BORDERS, Venice, Italy, 2016/17
Official Selection Los Angeles CineFest, USA, 2016
New York International Film Festival Official Selection, USA, 2016
Official selection AVI Festival - Art Video International, Israel, 2016 (short version)
Official selection AMARCORD ARTHOUSE TELEVISION & VIDEO AWARDS, Chicago, USA, 2016

2015

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Competition section of 9180 Shortfest 2015, Bangalore, India

Extensão 

Associação Profundamente, Lisbon, 2015

2014 

 

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TAL, Galeria Av. da Índia, Lisbon, 2014 

 

NADA  

TAL, Galeria Av. da Índia, Lisbon, 2014 

 

Videowall # 1

TAL, Galeria Av. da Índia, Lisbon, 2014

 

Ainda Não Sei

TAL, Galeria Av. da Índia, Lisbon, 2014

 

Profundamente

Clínica Passeio da Estrela, Lisbon, 2014

2012

Plano Sequência # 1

WP8, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2012

Landscape Study # 2

WP8, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2012

2007

 

Physical Form

University of Beira Interior (International Congress Relipes III), Covilhã, Portugal 2007

Série Y

University of Beira Interior (International Congress Relipes III), Covilhã, Portugal 2007

Running Time

University of Beira Interior (International Congress Relipes III), Covilhã, Portugal 2007

Videopoem

University of Beira Interior (International Congress Relipes III), Covilhã, Portugal 2007

Just Say No

University of Beira Interior (International Congress Relipes III), Covilhã, Portugal 2007

Warming Up

Sunday Show, Estúdio da Bomba Suicida, Lisbon, 2007

2006

Picture in Picture

Festival VIDEOFORMES (Vidéothèque Éphémère), Clermont-Ferrand, France, 2006

2005

 

Desenhos Animados/Animated Drawings

Galeria ZDB, Lisbon, 2005;

Casa d’os Dias da Água, Lisbon, 2005

CU* (Cobre)

Teatro Viriato, Viseu, Portugal, 2005  

Feira Viva, Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal, 2005

Série Y

Mostra (((prog: ME))), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2005

Light my Fire

Sunday Show, Estúdio da Bomba Suicida, Lisbon, 2005

 

2004

 

Desenhos Animados/Animated Drawings

CENTA, Vila Velha de Rodão, Portugal, 2004

Estúdio da Bomba Suicida, Lisbon, 2004

Festival Videomedeja, Serbia and Montenegro, 2004

Physical Form

Bomba Ecrã de Prata, Estúdio da Bomba Suicida, Lisbon, 2004

Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin, 2004 

Hertzoscópio – Festival de Arte Experimental e Transdisciplinar, Portugal, 2004

Série Y

Bomba Ecrã de Prata, Estúdio da Bomba Suicida, Lisbon, 2004

Running Time

Bomba Ecrã de Prata, Estúdio da Bomba Suicida, Lisbon, 2004

Ilustração

Temps d' Images Festival, Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon, 2004

 

2003

 

Desenhos Animados/Animated Drawings

Festival de Artes Contemporâneas em Contextos Locais (A8), Transforma AC, Torres Vedras, Portugal, 2003

Physical Form

Post Video Art (online), 2003 

Mostra Vídeo Português 03, Videoteca Municipal de Lisboa, 2003 

 

Série Y

2nd Annual Detroit International Video Festival, Museum of New Art, USA, 2003 

Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin, 2003 

7th International Video Festival VideoMedeja, Serbia and Montenegro, 2003

COURTisane Festival, Gent, Belgium, 2003 

Mostra Perve Arte Café, Lisbon, 2003 

6th annual Antimatter Festival of Underground Short Film and Video, Victoria, BC, Canada, 2003 

Just Say No

Mostra Perve Arte Café, Lisbon, 2003

Europa Ocidental by Night

Fórum Lisboa, Lisbon, 2003

2002

Série Y

Mostra de Vídeo Português, Videoteca de Lisboa, 2002 

Media Art Festival, Friesland, Netherlands, 2002

1º FRAME – Festival Internacional de Vídeo-Dança, Teatro do Campo Alegre, Porto, 2002 

15e Instants Video de Manosque, France, 2002

Diafragmite

Mostra de Vídeo Português, Videoteca de Lisboa, 2002

Just Say No

Mostra de Vídeo Português, Videoteca de Lisboa, 2002

2001

Série Y

Sala do Risco, Lisbon, 2001

 

Diafragmite

Bombas Curtas, Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon, 2001

14e Instants Video de Manosque, France, 2001

 

Just Say No (performance

ZDB Gallery, Lisbon, 2001

Pride 98 Lisboa

Mostra de Vídeo Português, Videoteca Municipal de Lisboa, 2001

2000

Pride 98 Lisboa

4º Festival de Cinema Gay e Lésbico de Lisboa, 2000

O Ano do Pénis

4º Festival de Cinema Gay e Lésbico de Lisboa, 2000

Online Exhibitions

 

 

 

Theatre

 

Participation as an actor and co-author in: “Teatro”, Projecto Teatral, Goethe Institut, Lisbon, 2003; Award Acarte/Maria Madalena Azeredo Perdigão by Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 2003

 

Participation as an actor and co-author in: O Sabão, by Francis Ponge, Projecto Teatral, Sala Estúdio, Teatro Nacional D. Maria II, 2002; Os Dias de Tavira, 2002

 

Participation in the art residency “Projecto Teatral and Francisco Tropa”, Os Dias de Tavira, 2002

 

Participation as an actor in: Imaginação Morta Imaginem, Projecto Teatral, International Festival of Universitary Theatre, Casablanca, Marroco, 2001

 

Participation as an actor and co-author in: (Mesa), Projecto Teatral, sala do Fio de Prumo, Lisbon, 1999; International Festival of Experimental Theatre, Cairo, Egipt, 1999

 

Participation as an actor and video artist in: O Ano do Pénis, staging by João Grosso, ILGA, 1998

 

Participation as an actor and co-author in: Para Ser Cantado Sobre as Águas, Projecto Teatral, sala do Fio de Prumo, 1998

 

Participation as an actor and co-author in: Dissidências, Projecto Teatral, Cordoaria Nacional,1997

 

Co-founder of Projecto Teatral, 1994 - 

 

Co-founder and co-director of Grupo de Teatro da Nova, 1990/93

 

Participation in theatre workshops with Joaquim Paulo Nogueira, Carlos Fugaça, Alexandre Sousa, Luís Madureira and Antonino Solmer, 1990/93

 

Co-staging with António Pedro Vasques of the performance: Teatro Café Concerto, Cantina da FCSH da UNL, 1992

 

Participation as an actor in the play: Ai a Nossa Estabilizaçãozinha, by Tadeusz Rozewicz, staging by Antonino Solmer, Café-Teatro da Comuna, Bienal Universitária de Coimbra, Teatro Maria Matos – 2º place Award Festival Outros Teatros, 1993

 

Member of Teatro Universitário de Lisboa, TUL, 1988/90

 

Participation in body, voice, dramatic expression and improvisation workshops coordinated by Paulo Matos, 1988/90

 

Participation as an actor in the play: Edmundo, by David Mamet, staging by Paulo Matos, Teatro da Cantina Velha, 1989

 

 

Bibliography

 

Interviews

 

 

 

 

 

Texts

 

Art Magazines

 

Reviews

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Teaching

 

Cinema assistant professor at University of Beira Interior: 2008 -

Cinema Master director: 2014 - 2017

Main Unit Courses:

- Cinema Directing

- New Cinemas

- Experimental Cinema

 

Freelance Professional Experience

 

Collaboration with Teatro Nacional D. Maria II (National Portuguese Theatre), video editing and screening device, for the play: Como Aprendi a Conduzir, staging by Fernanda Lapa, 2004

 

Collaboration with Teatro Nacional D. Maria II (National Portuguese Theatre), co-director with José Neves, image and editing: theatre promo for the theatre website; video record and editing of the plays: Desejos Brutais; Loucos por Amor; Sonho de uma Noite de Verão; Audiência-Vernissage-Havel, 2003

 

Advertising Spot and Making of for the play: Audiência-Vernissage-Havel, 2003

 

Edting and post-production, with José Neves, of the video for the performance: Dobro, staging by Gonçalo Ferreira de Almeida, Festival Temps d’Images, Centro Cultural de Belém, 2003

 

Making of, Advertising Spot and Video Record for the play: Tito Andrónico, co-production Teatro da Cornucópia / Teatro Nacional D. Maria II, staging by Luís Miguel Cintra, 2003

 

Video record and editing for the play: Estudo para Ricardo III – Um Ensaio Sobre o Poder, Teatro Nacional D. Maria II, 2003

 

Advertising Spot for the play: Ensaio, Teatro dos Aloés, 2002

 

Advertising Spot and promo for the play: Notas sobre o Deserto, Projecto Teatral, 2000

 

Promo for the performance: Inicialmente Previsto, Coreography by Tânia Carvalho, 2000

 

Advertising Spot for the: 4º Festival de Cinema Gay e Lésbico de Lisboa, 2000

 

Advertising Spot and promo for the play: As Criadas, by Jean Genet, staging by João Grosso, Projecto Teatral, Cordoaria Nacional, 1997

 

Advertising Spot and Promo for the play: Ciclo Inconsular, staging by Elsa Valentim, Rogério de Carvalho and João Grosso, Projecto Teatral, 1996 / Promo exhibition at Galeria Mitra, 1998

 

Awards and Grants

 

Mixed Movie

Festigious Los Angeles - Monthly Film Competition, July, USA, 2019 - Best Experimental Film

Walkscape

Virgin Spring Cinefest, Experimental Film - Silver Award, Music Video - Gold Award, India, 2019

L’Age d’Or International Arthouse Film Festival (LIAFF), 4th monthly season, Best Experimental Film, India, 2019

Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, 28th season, Best Experimental Film,  India, 2019

Accolade Global Film Competition, Award of Merit: Experimental, May 2019, USA, 2019

European Cinematography Awards, Best Experimental Film, June, 2019

LA Underground Film Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019

One-Reeler Short Film Competition, Honorable Mention, USA, 2019

1,2,3, Once Again

Cult Critic Movie Awards, Documentary Film: Outstanding Achievement Award, June-August, India, 2018

52 Weeks Film Festival, winner Best International Documentary, USA, November, 2018

Aphrodite Film Awards, Best Experimental Documentary Short Film, October Edition, NYC, USA, 2018

Around Film Festival (ARFF International) // Amsterdam Monthly edition, ARFF Audience Award, November Edition, Netherlands, 2018

WSTL Shorts, Winner Merit - Loose Shorts, Fall 2018, USA, 2018

FICSAM International Mental Health Film Festival, Portugal, 2018: Audience Award - Best Experimental

Spotlight Documentary Film Awards, USA, December 2018: Spotlight Bronze Award

Documentary Directors Awards, Platinum Award: Documentary Directors Awards for Experimental Directing, Indonesia, 2018

Global Film Festival Awards, USA, October 2018: Honorable Mention, Best Documentary 

L’Age d’Or International Arthouse Film Festival, India, January, 2019: Monthly Winner - Documentary Film Critics Choice Award 

Docs Without Borders Film Festival competition (DWBFF), Human Spirit: Exceptional Merit, USA, Spring, 2019

LA Underground Film Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019

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Festigious, July, Best Experimental Film, USA, 2018

Accolade Global Film Competition, Award of Recognition: Experimental, August, USA, 2018

Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, Mobile Film: Outstanding Achievement Award, June-August, India, 2018

Virgin Spring Cinefest, Bronze Award: Mobile Film, June-August, India, 2018

FIVE CONTINENTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, Best Video Art - Award of Recognition, August, Venezuela, 2018

Best Shorts Competition, September 2018 - Award of Recognition: Experimental, USA, 2018

New York Film Awards, Best Experimental Film, USA, September, 2018

Global Shorts, Honorable Mention, USA, 2018

Around Film Festival (ARFF International) // Amsterdam Monthly edition, December, Netherlands, 2018 - Best Experimental Film

Royal Wolf Film Awards, USA, December, 2018: Winner Best Experimental/Travel/Time-Lapse Short

L’Age d’Or International Arthouse Film Festival, India, January, 2019: Monthly Winner - Best Mobile Film, Experimental Film Honourable Mention Award

Vegas Movie Awards™ Official Selection/BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM - Honorable Mention, USA, May, 2019

WorldFest-Houston International Film & Video Festival, Bronze Remi, Film & Video Art, USA, 2019

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2019

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Calcutta International Cult Film Festival: PERFORMING ARTS OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD, India, October, 2017

Virgin Spring Cinefest, November, India, 2017

Best Editing (Silver Award)

Best Experimental Film (Silver Award)

New York Film Awards, Best Experimental, December, USA, 2017

11th Filmsaaz International Film Festival, Best Editing Award, India, 2018

LA Underground Film Forum, Honorable Mention, USA, 2018

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2018

Oregon International Film Awards, Experimental Film Competition, Gold Award, USA, 2018

Directors Awards, Gold Award Winner, Experimental Directing, Indonesia, 2018

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Oregon International Film Awards, Experimental Film Competition, Platinum Award, USA, 2018

Accolade Global Film Competition, USA, February, 2018 - Award of Recognition: Experimental

Cult Critic Movie Awards, Films of the Month, January, 2018: Finalist/Experimental Films; Best Postmodern Film, Kolkata India, 2018

Art-House Merit Award, Depth of Field, International Film Festival Competition, USA, 2017

LA Underground Film Forum, Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2017

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, LA, USA, 2017

Directors Awards for Experimental Directing (platinum award winner), Bali, Indonesia, 2017

Award of Recognition (Experimental), October 2017 - IndieFEST Film Awards, USA, 2017

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Official Selection Rome Film Awards, Italy, 2019 - Best Short Experimental Film Award

World Film Fair, USA, 2019 - Best Short Experimental Film Award

California Film Awards, USA, 2018: Diamond Award - Experimental Film Competition

Global Film Festival Awards, May 2018, Best Experimental Short Film, USA, 2018

LA Shorts Awards, June 2018 - Best Experimental, USA, 2018

Global Shorts, Special Mention Award, USA, March, 2018

Best Shorts Competition, March 2018, Award of Merit - Experimental, USA, 2018

HIMPFF Awards (Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival), USA, February, 2018 - Award of Recognition: Experimental (Short)

IndieFEST Film Awards, February 2018, Award of Merit: Experimental, USA, 2018

FICOCC # 11, Five Continents International Film Festival, Venezuela, January 2018 - Best Video Art

TMFF, The Monthly Film Festival, Winner Experimental of the Month (December), Glasgow, Scotland, UK, 2017

Accolade Global Film Competition: Award of Merit: Experimental, USA, November, 2017

Filmmakers of the Year Film Festival, Gold Award - Film Concept, Bali, Indonesia, 2017

Directors Awards for Experimental Directing, Foreign Language Short Narrative, (diamond award winner), Bali, Indonesia, 2017

Directors Awards for Visionary Directing, Sound, (platinum award winner), Bali, Indonesia, 2017

American Filmatic Arts Awards, Best Short Video Art / Web / New Media, USA, 2017

Best Experimental Film: European Cinematography Awards, January, 2017

Creative Arts Film Festival: Winner Best Sound Design, 2017

LIve Free Or Die Film Festival, Manchester, NH, USA, 2016: Winner Honorable Mention, 2016

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LA Underground Film Forum - Honorable Mention Award, USA, 2016

Experimental Forum, Honorable Mention Award, LA, USA, 2017

“Teatro”, Projecto Teatral, Goethe Institut, Lisbon, 2003; Award Acarte/Maria Madalena Azeredo Perdigão by Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 2003

Ai a Nossa Estabilizaçãozinha, by Tadeusz Rozewicz, staging by Antonino Solmer, Café-Teatro da Comuna, Bienal Universitária de Coimbra, Teatro Maria Matos – 2º place Award Festival Outros Teatros, 1993