Marcelo Felipe Sampaio was born in São Paulo - Brazil on 1973. He's a filmmaker, musician and producer. He has directed commercials and both short and feature films. His movies have been on festivals in Brazil and around America Latina, North America and Europe. In 2016 he released his first feature film, the documentary THE LEGEND OF THE PARAGUAY WAR, that was screened in Brazil and in other parts of the world, and in 2019 released "ELDORADO - MENGELE ALIVE OR DEAD?" about Nazi doctor Josef Mengele's visit to Brazil, being awarded the BEST NATIONAL DOCUMENTARY at the FESTCINE PEDRA AZUL in Espirito Santo - Brazil and the BEST DOCUMENTARY at the HOLLYWOOD SUN AWARDS in Los Angeles.
  • Producer (4 Credits)
    ELDORADO - MENGELE DEAD OR ALIVE?
    Documentary, Experimental, Feature, Television
    ELDORADO ¿MENGELE VIVO O MUERTO?2019
    Documentary, Feature, Television
    LA PLATA YVYGUY 2016
    Documentary, Experimental, Feature
    THE LEGEND OF THE PARAGUAY WAR2016
    Documentary, Feature
  • Writer (4 Credits)
    ELDORADO - MENGELE DEAD OR ALIVE?
    Documentary, Experimental, Feature, Television
    ELDORADO ¿MENGELE VIVO O MUERTO?2019
    Documentary, Feature, Television
    LA PLATA YVYGUY 2016
    Documentary, Experimental, Feature
    THE LEGEND OF THE PARAGUAY WAR2016
    Documentary, Feature
  • Director (4 Credits)
    ELDORADO - MENGELE DEAD OR ALIVE?
    Documentary, Experimental, Feature, Television
    ELDORADO ¿MENGELE VIVO O MUERTO?2019
    Documentary, Feature, Television
    LA PLATA YVYGUY 2016
    Documentary, Experimental, Feature
    THE LEGEND OF THE PARAGUAY WAR2016
    Documentary, Feature
Best Documentary
ELDORADO - MENGELE DEAD OR ALIVE?
Hollywood Sun Awards
Hollywood
2019
Official Selection
ELDORADO - MENGELE DEAD OR ALIVE?
MOSTRA CINEMA E REFLEXÃO
Campinas
2019
Official Selection
ELDORADO - MENGELE DEAD OR ALIVE?
Eau Claire World Film Festival
Saint Paul, Wisconsin
2019
Finalist
ELDORADO - MENGELE DEAD OR ALIVE?
KinoDUEL International Film Festival 2019
Minsk
2019
Best National Documentary
ELDORADO - MENGELE DEAD OR ALIVE?
CINEFEST PEDRA AZUL
DOMINGOS MARTINS, ES
2019
Official Selection
ELDORADO - MENGELE DEAD OR ALIVE?
14. FESTIVAL DE CINEMA LATINO AMERICANO
São Paulo
2019
Official Selection
LA PLATA YVYGUY
Officine - 2019
Varginha - MG
2019
Nominated Best Director
THE LEGEND OF THE PARAGUAY WAR
OFFCINE 2019
VARGINHA - MG
2019
Nominated Best Screenwriter
THE LEGEND OF THE PARAGUAY WAR
OFFCINE 2019
VARGINHA - MG
2019
Best Movie
THE LEGEND OF THE PARAGUAY WAR
OFFCINE 2019
VARGINHA - MG
2019
Best Editor
THE LEGEND OF THE PARAGUAY WAR
OFFCINE 2019
VARGINHA - MG
2019
Official Selection
LA PLATA YVYGUY
Festival Cine Novo Oeste
Campo Grande - MS
2018
Official Selection
LA PLATA YVYGUY
14ª edição do Festival América do Sul
Corumbá - MS
2018
Oficial Select/Finalist
THE LEGEND OF THE PARAGUAY WAR
Frame by Sound Festival
Santo Domingo
2017
Finalist
LA PLATA YVYGUY
Festival Internacional de Cine con Medios Alternativos FICMA
City of Mexico
2016
Birth Date
August 29, 1973
Birth City
São Paulo
Gender
Male
Married To
Maria Claudia Rejes Lorca
Children
Marcos Felipe Souza Sampaio, Antonio Lorca Sampaio and Lumena Lorca Sampaio