André Godinho (1979) lives and works in Lisbon, Portugal
email: andrgodinho (@) yahoo.com
He studied cinema at E.S.T.C. where he directed the film “6 Minutos” (Young Filmmaker Award at the Curtas Vila do Conde’02), and attended the documentary course Les Ateliers Varan at F.C. Gulbenkian where he directed “Antes da Estreia”. He also made the films “Riders”, “Namban Japan”, “MHM” (documentary about Manuel Hermínio Monteiro), “Faz Tudo Parte” (making of the concert Três Cantos: José Mário Branco, Sérgio Godinho & Fausto), “La Chambre Jaune” and “Ponto Morto”.
He creates video for dance, opera and theatre plays, mainly with the Lisbon based companies Teatro Praga and Cão Solteiro, where he works as video-director, actor and co-creator.
2003 – Special Mention for the film “6 Minutos” at the International School Film Festival of Uruguay.
2002 – Young Filmmaker Award for the film “6 Minutos” at the International Short Film Festival: Curtas Vila do Conde.
1999/2003 – Studied Cinema, in the Cinematography field, at the Portuguese Film School: ESTC.
1998/1999 – Studied Painting at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Lisbon: FBAUL.