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Fernando Meirelles (I)


Fernando Meirelles was born in a middle class family in São Paulo City, Brazil. He studied architecture at the university of São Paulo. At the same time he developed an interest in filmmaking. With a group of friends he started producing experimental videos. They won a huge number of awards in Brazilian film festivals. After that, the group formed ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 57 wins & 38 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

City of God
City of God Director
(2002)
The Constant Gardener
(2005)
Blindness
Blindness Director
(2008)
Domésticas
Domésticas Director
(2001)

Filmography

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 2018 O Sentido da Vida (Documentary) (producer) (filming)
 2017 Americana (executive producer) (announced)
  Martyrs' Crossing (executive producer) (announced)
  Zero Lux (producer) (announced)
 2017 Decime qué se siente. La venganza (associate producer)
 2016 Exodus (Documentary) (producer)
 2016 O Filho Eterno (associate producer)
 2016 La Vingança (producer)
 2015 Trabalho Duro (TV Mini-Series) (producer)
 2015 Zoom (executive producer)
 2015 A Lei da Água (Novo Código Florestal) (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2015 Os Experientes (TV Mini-Series) (producer - 4 episodes)
- Folhas de Outono (2015) ... (producer)
- O Primeiro Dia (2015) ... (producer)
- Os Atravessadores do Samba (2015) ... (producer)
- O Assalto (2015) ... (producer)
 2015 Felizes para Sempre? (TV Mini-Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Onde Colocar o Desejo? (2015) ... (producer)
 2013 A Verdade de Cada Um (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- Madeira (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Comida (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Consumo (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Crack (2013) ... (executive producer)
 2013 Contos do Edgar (TV Mini-Series) (producer - 2 episodes)
- Cecilia (2013) ... (producer)
- Berê (2013) ... (producer)
 2012/II Elena (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Tropicália (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 Brazukas (TV Series) (producer)
 2011 Xingu (producer)
 2011 Eduardo e Mônica: O Filme (Short) (producer - uncredited)
 2011 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Waste Land (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2010 José e Pilar (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 VIPs (producer)
 2010 Waste Land (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2009 Som e Fúria: O Filme (producer)
 2009 Som & Fúria (TV Series) (producer - 12 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (2009) ... (producer)
- Banhado em Sangue (2009) ... (producer)
- A Vida Não é Justa (2009) ... (producer)
- Monstros Raros (2009) ... (producer)
- Tempo de Espera (2009) ... (producer)
 2009 À Deriva (producer)
 2008 A Vision of Blindness (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2007 Cidade dos Homens (producer)
 2007 El baño del Papa (producer)
 2007 Não Por Acaso (producer)
 2006 Antônia (TV Series) (producer - 5 episodes)
- Fidivó (2006) ... (producer)
- Toque de Recolher (2006) ... (producer)
- Nem tudo é relativo (2006) ... (producer)
- Qualquer maneira de amor vale a pena? (2006) ... (producer)
- De volta para casa (2006) ... (producer)
 2006 Antônia (co-producer)
 2002-2005 City of Men (TV Series) (producer - 19 episodes)
- Em Algum Lugar do Futuro (2005) ... (producer)
- As aparências enganam (2005) ... (producer)
- Atração Fatal (2005) ... (producer)
- Tá Sobrando Mês (2005) ... (producer)
- A Fila (2005) ... (producer)
 2005 Ginga (Documentary) (producer)
 2004 Contra Todos (producer)
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Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

An architect is somebody who really doesn't know how to build a building. [They need engineers, just as directors rely on writers and actors. What both architects and directors do bring is] a vision. See more »

Trivia:

Founded the studio Olhar Eletrônico with a group of friends in the 80s. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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