André Valentim Almeida

André Valentim Almeida

Portugal

Biography

André Valentim Almeida (b. 1977) is an Assistant Professor on media production at the University of Porto, now pursuing his PhD on Interactive Documentary. André has been involved in several film productions, namely directing the feature documentary "UMA NA BRAVO OUTRA NA DITADURA" (freely available online) and "FROM NEW YORK WITH LOVE". He was the Scientific Coordinator of a large-scale video training at the Portuguese News Agency –LUSA–, spending several months at the newsroom. Andre is currently living at the UnionDocs (Brooklyn, New York) where he was part of a one-year Program on Collaborative Documentary. As a UnionDocs member his work has been screened at the MoMA, the Carpenter Center for Visual Arts (Cambridge) and TEDx Brooklyn among others.

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