Ismael Caneppele

Ismael Caneppele

Brazil

Biography

He made his debut as a screenwriter for THE FAMOUS AND THE DEAD (2009), directed by Esmir Filho. The film was shown at festivals such as Locarno, Berlin, Rio (Redentor award for Best Film) and Havana (Jury Prize). For this script, he received the Fiesp Sesi Award 2010, was nominated for the Brazilian Cinema Grand Prize and was awarded the Brazilian Academy of Letters with the Machado de Assis Award 2011. MUSIC WHEN THE LIGHTS GO OUT is his first film as a director.

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