20yo film director/student
Gabriel Vidal was born in 2000 in São Paulo, Brazil. He's now 20 and lives in Sao Jose dos Campos, SP, Brazil. He started his studies at Academia Internacional de Cinema in 2018 where he directed several shorts such as the award winner "Doblez", "A Portion of Wrath" , "Brazilian Fantasy" , "Opus 73" and has also worked on other projects at the school as producer, writer and editor. In 2019 he started studying Art History with the visual artist, performer and art director Luiz Roberto Lopreto. He was part of the International Youth Jury for the "Reel Youth Film Festival" and as well as part of the jury for the "32nd São Paulo International Short Film Festival" watching thousands of submissions and shortlisting them for the curators. Currently he is writing a comic book series for Studio Pakōto.
WINNER - Best Jury Award 1st Rank
Opus 73
Roshani International Film Festival 2021
Aurangabad, Maharashtra
2021
WINNER - Honorable Mention
Doblez
AIMAFF - Athens International Monthly Art Film Festival
Athens
2021
WINNER - Best Terror Short Film, Lead Actress Honorable Mention In A Short Film to Lys di Lucce and Young Director Honorable Mention In A Short Film
Doblez
South Film and Arts Academy Festival
Rancagua, O'Higgins
2021
WINNER and ANNUAL SEMIFINALIST- Best Actor of Brazilian Short Film to Lisandro Leite, Best Actress of Brazilian Short Film to Lys di Lucce and Best Sound Design of Brazilian Short Film. Nominated for Best Brazilian Short Film, Best Screenplay of Brazilian Short Film, Best Cinematography of Brazilian Short Film, Best Editing of Brazilian Short Film and Best Production Design of Brazilian Short Film Director of Brazilian Short Film
Doblez
BIMIFF - Brazil International Monthly Film Festival
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
2021
Official Selection
Doblez
Mithiwood Film Festival
Mumbai, Maharashtra
2021
Official Selection
Doblez
LETNetworks #Amlatino Film Festival 2021
Washington, D.C.
2021
Official Selection
Doblez
Silver Screen Short Film Awards 2021
Alibag, Maharashtra
2021
Official Selection- Mostra Regional
Doblez
Festival Digital Curta Campos do Jordão
Campos do Jordão, São Paulo
2021
Official Selection
Doblez
Maracay International Film & Video Festival 2021
Maracay, Aragua
2021
Official Selection
Doblez
5th San Antonio Independent Film Festival
San Antonio de Ibarra, Imbabura
2021
Official Selection - Fiction/Action/Adventure
Doblez
4º Festival de Cinema de Jaraguá do Sul
Jaraguá do Sul, Santa Catarina
2021
Official Selection
Doblez
Silicon Beach Film Festival
Los Angeles, California
2021
WINNER - First-Time Filmmaker 3rd Rank
Doblez
Roshani International Film Festival 2021
Aurangabad, Maharashtra
2021
WINNER - Best Actor to Lisandro Leite. Nominated for Best Actress to Lys di Lucce and Best Editing
Doblez
2° FestCine Itaúna - Festival Internacional de Cinema Estudantil de Itaúna
Caruaru, Pernambuco
2021
WINNER - Best Supporting Actress in a Short Film to Lys di Lucce
Doblez
Golden State Film Festival 2021
Los Angeles, California
2021
Official Selection - Round 1: Social Round
Brazilian Fantasy
The Lift-Off Sessions 2020
Online Festival
2020
Official Selection - Round 1: Social Round
Opus 73
The Lift-Off Sessions 2020
Online Festival
2020
Official Selection -Experimental (Shorts)
Opus 73
Cine Tornado Festival 2020
Curitiba, Paraná
2020
Official Selection - Mostra Nacional: Experimental
Opus 73
6º Festival Curta Campos do Jordão
Campos do Jordão, São Paulo
2020
Official Selection - Nominated for Best Editing
Opus 73
2º Filmaê - Festival de Cinema Móvel de Brasília 2020
Brasília
2020
WINNER - Audience Award
Doblez
Feel The Reel International Film Festival
Glasgow, Scotland
2020
Official Selection - Undergraduate Student Films
Doblez
The Revere International "Student" Festival 2020
Austin, Texas
2020
WINNER - Best Brazilian Short
Doblez
3º Take Único Festival Internacional de Cinema
Ubá, Minas Gerais
2020
Official Selection - Round 1: Social Round
Doblez
Lift-Off First-Time Filmmaker Sessions
Online Festival
2019
Official Selection - Curta Livre
Doblez
10° FilmWorks Film Festival
São Paulo, São Paulo
2019
College
Academia Internacional de Cinema
Filmmaking
2018Present
College
História da Arte com Luiz Roberto Lopreto
Art History and History of Modern and Contemporary Arts
20192020
College
Academia Internacional de Cinema
Directing Studies with Lina Chamie
2019
High School
Colegio Objetivo Aquarus
Teatro Psicopedagogico Iara Vieira
20112013
Birth Date
June 21, 2000
Birth City
Sao Paulo
Current City
Sao Jose dos Campos
Hometown
Sao Paulo
Gender
Male
20yo film director/student