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João Pedro Plácido

Pedro was born in Lisbon, Portugal in 1979. He worked through the ranks of the camera department in the traditional way, moving from assistant to camera operator and finally to cinematographer. His fluency of French, German, English, Spanish and native Portuguese availed him to the European film community and since 2000 he works around the world in... See full bio »

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Volta à Terra Cinematographer
Nelson Cinematographer
The Wolf of the West Coast Camera and Electrical Department
O Crime do Padre Amaro Camera and Electrical Department


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 2021 Encontro (filming)
 2020 A Perfeição (Short)
 2019 Curtir a Pele (Documentary)
 2019 Bishop Capucci (Documentary)
 2018 Sousa Martins (Documentary) (director of photography)
 2018 Lupo (Documentary)
 2018 Zero Distance - Renaissance Dam (Documentary) (director of photography)
 2017 Bovary tout contre Butterfly (TV Movie documentary)
 2017 Madre Paula (TV Series) (2017)
 2017 Europa 30 (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Economia (2017)
- Gerações (2017)
- Democracia (2017)
 2016/I Expats (Documentary short) (cinematography)
 2016 Lydia (Short) (director of photography)
 2016 Nelson (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 2016/I Paul
 2014 Volta à Terra (Documentary)
 2014 Porta Estreita (Documentary short)
 2013 Entrecampos (Short)
 2012 De Angola à Contracosta (TV Series documentary)
 2012 Deportado (Documentary)
 2011 B.I. (TV Series documentary)
 2010 Li ké terra (Documentary)
 2010 Na Escola (Short)
 2008 Access Road (Documentary)
 2008 A Prenda (Short)
 2008 Mädchengeschichten (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Bom Dia, Jana (2008)
 2001 As Regras da Atracção (Video)
 2001 Montage, meine schöne Sorge (TV Short documentary)
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