Talking non-stop…

During the month of November the TV channel TVCine2 shows 4 of my short films. The show is called “Curtas às Quartas” and each episode airs one short film and lots of conversation with the director, about his life, his work and about each film. This wednesday, the third episode with the film La Chambre Jaune.

Trying to rewrite Eurovision history


This weekend I will be shooting my next short, Last Place Ex Aecquo. Part of the project Europoly, it’s a short film based on a statistic that says that Portugal is one of the countries that has the worst scores in the Eurovision Song Contest history, and it teams me up with Nour El Refai, an actress from Sweden, the country that has the best scores in the competition.

To Be or Not To Be’yoncé

gaivotas beyonce alipio padilhaTwo weeks ago at the opening of Teatro Praga‘s new home, Rua das Gaivotas,6, I did a 5 minute workshop on “How to make your selfie look like a Beyoncé video”. Before and after there were other 5 minute workshops about things as different as folding t-shirts, learning the art of flattering, learning how to disappear or how to make a painting without getting your self dirty. This is the place where everything can happen.

pics by Alípio Padilha