Founder and Director. PRAÇA FILMES
Director, illustrator and teacher. In 1995 he received numerous awards with his film ‘The Suspicion’, including Cartoon D’Or 2000. He is founder, in 2012, with Ana Carina Estróia, of the production company Praça Filmes. In recent years he directed the TV series ‘Cosas del Hogar’ and the short films ‘Paseo de Domingo’, ‘Viaje a Cabo Verde’ and ‘Metralla’. The latter has been selected for the 2016 Locarno Film Festival competition and received the prize for best documentary film at Clermont-Ferrand 2017. He is currently developing the feature film Nayola written by Virgilio Almeida based on the work La Caja Negra by José Eduardo Agualusa and Mia Couto.