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Cris Streciwik

Del Reginato

Johnny Massaro

Los Pibes

Martina Quezado

Paulo Nascimento

Steve Bruno

Vivi Bacco

There’s a pervasive nostalgia to Cris’ films, they seem to reference something just on the edge of your memory, making them all the more captivating. Although there is no doubting they’re at the bleeding edge in their contemporary aesthetic. They're a joy to watch, imaginative, striking in their imagery, but in that dare-we-say subdued nordic way which almost makes you want to hang every frame on the wall. Nominated as “best new director” and “best music video director” at WME awards, this one’s a rising star, already shining rather brightly. As evidenced by her work for C&A, Neutragena, Spotify, Gillette and Mercedes among others. Not to mention her work in music videos for artists such as Duda Beat and Jeremia - both recognised at the Berlin Commercial Film festival and MVF awards.

Del began his career in New York by shooting music videos for his friends at CBGB's. He has also lived in London, Barcelona, Lisbon, and São Paulo. The opportunity to experience different cultures led him to develop an authentic visual style that encompasses documentary, commercials, and music videos. His films have won international awards and recognition from platforms such as Nowness, Berlin Commercial, 1.4, Vimeo Staff Picks, EI Ojo de Iberoamérica, Hypebeast, Vice, Rolling Stone, Fucking Young, EI País, and Kaltblut Magazine. In advertising, he has directed for clients such as Puma, KLM, Spotify, Motorola, MTV, Heineken, Nissan, Avon, and McDonald's.

Participated in the Competitive Selection of the 23rd Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival with his third short film, 'Depois Quando'. His first feature film, 'A Cozinha', premiered at the São Paulo International Film Festival. Throughout his seventeen-year acting career, Massaro has appeared in over 10 feature films, such as 'O Filme da Minha Vida', co-starring Vincent Cassel and directed by Selton Mello, and 'The First Fallen' by Rodrigo de Oliveira. On TV Globo, Massaro has acted in various soap operas and series, including 'Bom Salve o Rei' and 'Verdades Secretas', among many others.

Caio Amantini and Raphael Pamplona, despite being Brazilians, emerged as Los Pibes in Buenos Aires in 2015 while studying at Universidad del Cine. Since then, they have directed highly relevant music videos, such as DJ Alok's "Hear Me Now," which has amassed over 300 million views on YouTube. In 2017, they were nominated for the Latin Grammy for their work on the music video for Francisco El Hombre's "Tá com dólar, tá com Deus." In advertising, they have directed campaigns for brands such as Google, Netflix, Tinder, Uber, Trident, Natura Music, Nissin, and Anheuser-Busch InBev.

Martina Quezado is a director and cinematographer, working in advertising, music videos, and short films since 2015. After moving from Fortaleza to São Paulo to study film at FAAP, she began her career in advertising, directing campaigns for Budweiser, Skol, C&A, Avon, and Natura, showcasing her versatility and ability to work with diverse clients and industries. She believes in the innovation of visual language and the dialogue with other forms of artistic expression for narrative construction.

Paulo Nascimento has always felt the creativity around him, even when the idea of making a living from filmmaking seemed very distant. Witnessing talented artists being overlooked, Paulo felt the need to tell stories through his own genuine aesthetic. His short film "Sárdio" was selected for the second Festival Cinema Negro em Ação, which helped him gain recognition and caught the attention of renowned artists like Jovem Carlos and Nego Bala. In the advertising, he directed a campaign for Mercado Livre and, more recently, created a fashion film for Class.

From the very beginning, Steve developed a passion for implementing unique techniques and creating high-quality productions, with a special focus on post-production. His creative process has been recognized by prestigious platforms such as Vimeo Staff Picks, Berlin Commercial, 1.4, and Directors Library. Through his dedication, he has pushed the boundaries of possibilities within his projects. He has worked for clients such as Nissan, Spotify, Natura, and O Boticário, and was nominated for the Young Directors Awards at Cannes in 2023.

She began her career as a film director through photography. Currently, she works across various spaces, overseeing major national and international campaigns, magazine covers, personal projects, and music videos. In 2021, she directed and helmed the global PRIDE campaign for Calvin Klein alongside renowned international photographers. She has worked with music artists such as Luisa Sonza, Mc Carol, Liniker, Nando Reis, Deize Tigrona, Mc Linn da Quebrada, and others.

Lacoste / Twisting the Legacy

Caetano Veloso / Anjos Tronchos

Chivas / Blend

Avon / Olha de novo

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Sennheiser / True Wireless

Nando Reis / Aquele Verão

A Cozinha

Mercado Livre e Feira Preta / Abadás

Nissin / Cup Noodles

Class / Operários

Stone / Bota pra girar

Blending

Duda Beat / Saudade de você

Depois quando

Netflix / Nada Suspeitos

Puma / Malia

Suf / O mundo é nosso

Piraque / Maltadão

Tinder / Tools

Call Of Duty Modern Warfare III / The Audition

Nike / Play New

Vogue / Portugal

Spotify / Playlist R10

Departamento de Trocadilhos Bis / MorumBIS

Calvin Klein

Shell / Menina Usa Vermelho

Drives you wonder

Puma / 77 Gols for Brazil

Gilette Venus / Minha pele meu jeito

KLM / Fly Responsibly

Cris Streciwik

Del Reginato

Johnny Massaro

Los Pibes

Martina Quezado

Paulo Nascimento

Steve Bruno

Vivi Bacco

Lacoste / Twisting the Legacy

Caetano Veloso / Anjos Tronchos

Chivas / Blend

Avon / Olha de novo

35

Sennheiser / True Wireless

Nando Reis / Aquele Verão

A Cozinha

Mercado Livre e Feira Preta / Abadás

Nissin / Cup Noodles

Class / Operários

Stone / Bota pra girar

Blending

Duda Beat / Saudade de você

Depois quando

Netflix / Nada Suspeitos

Puma / Malia

Suf / O mundo é nosso

Piraque / Maltadão

Tinder / Tools

Call Of Duty Modern Warfare III / The Audition

Nike / Play New

Vogue / Portugal

Spotify / Playlist R10

Departamento de Trocadilhos Bis / MorumBIS

Calvin Klein

Shell / Menina Usa Vermelho

Drives you wonder

Puma / 77 Gols for Brazil

Gilette Venus / Minha pele meu jeito

KLM / Fly Responsibly

Kaus//arethreestarsinthe Sagittariusconstellationandalso aSãoPaulo-basedvisualproduction Companyandcreativecollectivededicated tocreatingimagesthatreflect thecontemporaryculture

Kaus / / are three stars in the Sagittarius constellation and also a São Paulo-based visual production Company and creative collective dedicated to creating images that reflect the contemporary culture