Born in 1980 in Recife, Brazil, is a Brazilian director, screenwriter and producer. He is best known for BACURAU (2019), MENS SANA IN CORPORE SANO (2011) and LOJA DE RÉPTEIS (2014, short). His films were nominated for numerous international film festivals. His latest film BACURAU won the Jury Prize of the Cannes Film Festival, together with director Kleber Mendonça Filho.
Films (selection): MENS SANA IN CORPORE SANO (2011, short), LOJA DE RÉPTEIS (2014, short) O ATELIÊ DA RUA DO BRUM (2016)