GABRIEL AUGUSTO (Marketing) was born in Macao. He is an IPAM graduate with over 10 years of experience in Digital Marketing, Social Media and Branding, having worked with some of the biggest Portuguese companies today. He is one of the leading names in the business and a constant presence in markets and events. He has worked twice with the Portuguese sponsors of Cannes Lions. Gabriel won't miss a horror film. His personal taste goes for Asian horror as he is a connoisseur of virtually everything ever produced.
MIGUEL SALES LOPES
MIGUEL SALES LOPES, A.I.P. (Director of Photography) is one of Portugal's leading cinematographers with almost 40 film and TV propjects in the last 15 years. Miguel has worked in some of the most successful Portuguese films in recent memory, like SETE PECADOS RURAIS (2013) and VIRADOS DO AVESSO (2014). But he also has ventured in the horror genre before with O DEZ (2010). He was also the Director of Photography of the thriller TEIA DE GELO (2012).
JOÃO RAPAZ (Make-up Artist and Special Effects) was born in Lisbon, in 1975. He first studied Industrial Design, but later went to study in Malaga with Colin H. Arthur, Master of Characterization and Special Effects, the legendary name behind 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY. He studied prosthetic make-up with Neil Gorton in London, acquiring new techniques he practices in his own company OLDSKULL FX - today, the leading name for special effects and make-up effects in Portugal. João also studied Animated Film in CIEAM the Faculty of Fine Arts of Lisbon and Bunraku, the art of Japanese Puppet Making with the Tarumba Puppet Theatre. In the last few years João has worked in several feature films and television series : CAPITÃO FALCÃO (2015), VERSAILLES (2013), ODISSEIA (2013) and many other projects. As an artist, João Rapaz is constantly evolving and training himself. The experience accumulated in different areas makes him a versatile and complete professional who is always sharing, learning and making better and better Art. João Rapaz is on Facebook.