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Academic History:

2006 - 2011

Bachelor in Audiovisual Media at Universidade de São Paulo

Major: Editing - Minor: Sound

2008 – 2009

Scientific Initiation Research 'An Oral History of Brazil’s Record Industry' by Prof. Dr. Eduardo Vicente – CNPq Scholarship


• Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut 7 and X, AVID Media Composer

• Apple Compressor, Adobe Media Encoder, MPEG Streamclip

• DVD Studio PRO, Adobe Encore, Roxio Toast
• Adobe Creative Suite: Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop


• Portuguese - native language

• English – fluent

• German – Intermediate

• Spanish – Intermediate


Professional Editorial Experience:


Mundo Mistério - unreleased Netflix show with YouTube star Felipe Castanhari

Horror TV show Noturnos (by Marco Dutra and Caetano Gotardo) for Canal Brasil
Trailers for the following films:

- Lionheart (by Genevieve Nnaji)

- Complicity (by Kei Chikaura)

- Bird Song (by Hendrik Willemyns)

- Le Choc du Futur (by Marc Collin)

Branded content spots for Spotify Brazil


Children's TV show Escola de Gênios (showrunner: João Daniel Tikhomiroff, co-produced by Mixer Films and Gloob)

Feature film Alaska (by Pedro Novaes)

Documentary TV movie Resplendor, 52' (by Claudia Nunes and Erico Rassi)

Sales trailer for the feature film Rafiki (by Wanuri Kahiu)

Sales trailer for the feature Liquid Truth (by Carolina Jabor)

Short film Preciso Dizer que te Amo (by Ariel Nobre)


Easter Special Páscoa Perfeita GNT (by Tocha Alves, produced by Dogs Can Fly)

Sales trailer for the feature film Drôles d'Oiseaux (by Elise Girard, produced by Kinoelektron - Paris)

Videos for broadcasting, website and the Eu tenho o direito de saber Exhibition by the Red Cross International (Realejo Filmes)


Additional editing for the feature-length documentary Racionais MCs (by Juliana Vicente, produced by Preta Portê Filmes)

TV Show Entre o Céu e a Terra, for TV Brasil (by Thomas Miguez, produced by Realejo Filmes)

TV Show Sequestro, for NatGeo

TV Show Causando na Rua (by Tata Amaral, produced by Tangerina Entretenimento)


Feature Film The Silence of the Sky (by Marco Dutra, produced by RT Features and Oriental Features)

Feature-length documentary Resonant Voices (by Raphaela Comisso)

Short films:

​The Lessons My Mother Taught Me (by César Turim)

To Save Beth (by Theodoro Cochrane e Alan Medina)

Timber (by Luna Grimberg e Leonardo Rocha)

Borá (by Angelo Defanti)


Additional editing for the feature-length documentary Meia-Hora e as Manchetes que Viraram Manchetes

Documentary series HQ - Edição Especial for HBO (by Angelo Defanti, produced by RT Features)

Promotional pieces for the feature films Alemão e Quando Eu Era Vivo (produced by RT Features)

2011 - 2013

In Los Angeles, USA:

Feature-length documentary Mary Woronov, Cult Queen: From Warhol to Corman (by Francesca Di Amico, produced by Minx Films)

Editing and post production coordinator of 7 seasons of the web series Where The Bears Are (by Joe Dietl, Rick Copp, Ben Zook)

Editing and post production coordinator of the web series Fumbling Thru the Pieces (by Layna McAllister, produced by Julie Smith)

Web videos for online fashion magazine Bellomag, some of them broadcast by E! Entertainment Television (by Aleksandar Tomovic)


Season 2 of the comedy TV Show Olívias na TV, for Multishow TV station (by Daniel Nascimento, produced by Realejo Filmes)

2009 – 2011

In-house editor at MIRA Filmes. Clients: 29th São Paulo Art Biennial, FLIP, iFHC

Short Film Holiday (by Luna Grimberg)


Assistant editor for the short films Pinball and Cores e Botas (both shot in 35mm) and the documentary PFC: Pais, Filhos e Cadeia.

2007 - 2008

Co-directed, co-wrote and edited the short doc Rua Paim.

Promotional piece Peter Greenaway, broadcast by SescTV during the event LIMITE: 16º International Festival of Electronic Art