For me, there is no impossibility, only things that take more time to achieve
Carlos Sargedas was born in Sesimbra. He was born into a family linked to the arts, where for generations his ancestors were people of some importance in Opera, Music, Cinema, Radio and Theater and Television. Carlos Sargedas, started at the age of 8 in cinema and later also excelled in Portuguese radio, also went through the stages, but quickly went backstage where he was a rule, stage manager, point and lighting assistant. He worked in several theaters alongside some of the great names of Portuguese theater and with them he learned a lot about stage art on stage and behind the scenes. He was in the technical area, where he finished his activity at the Teatro Maria Matos, where he took his first steps in photography. More than 38 years of activity linked to the production of photography and video. Producer, director, director of documentaries and with a little work around the world.
Several books published about the Region of Arrábida, having twice received the "Personality of the Year" award by Turismo de Portugal for its work in promoting the Region and Country, across borders. The Municipal Assembly of Sesimbra, awarded it the largest Cultural Prize of the Autarchy, the "Prize Espichel" for its work, cultural and artistic dynamism. In the last 17 years, he has been dedicated to the promotion of promotional films, having received several prizes in International Festivals in Greece, Poland, Mexico, Indonesia, USA, Canada, Brazil, France, Serbia, Czech Republic, Turkey, India, Indonesia. Israel. Collaborator in several national and international magazines; Several Workshops and presentations in several Universities and Professional Institutes.
President of the Arrábida Film Commission, where he works to capitalize on the region of Arrábida for national and international cinema.
Director of the Finisterra Arrábida Film Art & Tourism Festival, a festival created eight years ago to promote the international promotion of the region of Arrábida to the world of cinema.
Member of the Jury of Arraial Cinefest in Arraial da Ajuda, Brazil
Member of the Selection Jury of the Aquila Awards https://www.premiosaquila.pt/
Member os the jury of 3 in 1 in Almeirim, Portugal.
In September 2019 he received “2019 Ambassadors Awards” for his work and in promoting Brazil in Europe. The award was from Radar Vip do Brasil magazine.
Partner of the Rotary Club of Sesimbra for 24 years
Best Promotion Film
Sesimbra-Sea of Emotions
FILMAT POLAND Turism Film Festival
PLOCK
Travel Channel Award
Sesimbra-Sea of Emotions
FILMAT POLAND Turism Film Festival
PLOCK
Special Jury Award for the Best Area Cinematography
Sesimbra-Sea of Emotions
FILMAT POLAND Turism Film Festival
PLOCK
Honorable Mention
Live An Extraordinary Experience in Sesimbra
FILMAT POLAND Turism Film Festival
Amorgos Island
Honorable Mention
Live An Extraordinary Experience in Lisbon
Art&Tour- International Turism Film Festival 2009
Barcelos
Júry Special Award
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Arraial Cine Fest, 2015 - Brasil
Arraial da Ajuda
Best Documentary - Main Award-
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Festival International Czech Republic 2015
Karlovi Vary
BEST DIRECTING
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Festival International SILAFEST na Sérvia 2015
Best Documentary
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Festival International de cinema em Paris 2016- França
Paris
Best Documentary
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
NEAR NAZARETH FILM FESTIVAL 2016 - Israel
Nazareth
Best Documentary
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Hollywood International Independent Documentary Festival 2016- USA
Hollywood
Best Documentary
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Festival International Cinema México 2016- México
México
Best Music
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Festival 2016 - USA
Hollywood
Best Film (winner of Festival)
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Festival 2016 - USA
Hollywood
Best Directing
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival 2016- USA
Hollywood
Best Cinematography
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival 2016- USA
Hollywood
Best Travel Film
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards 2016- USA
Los Angeles
Best Documentary
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Canadian Diversity Film Festival 2016- Canadá
Best Documentary
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Hollywood Boulevard Film Festival 2016- USA
Hollywood
BEST FILM
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Festival Internacional de Jacarta na Indonésia 2016 - Indonésia
Jacarta
Best Portuguese Documentary
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
ART&TUR 1016 -Portugal
Vila Nova de Gaia
Best Documentary
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
GOLDEN GATE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2016 - USA
São Francisco
Award of Merit
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Accolade Global Film Competition (Los Angeles) 2017 - USA
Los Angeles
Best Documentary Film
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Calcutta International Cult Film Festival 2017 - Índia
Calcutá
Best Documentary Culture
Cape Espichel In Land Of A Lost World
Istambul Tourizm Film Festival 2017 - Turquia
Istambul
Birth Date
January 2, 1960
Nickname
Sargedas
Birth City
Sesimbra
Current City
Sesimbra
Gender
Male
Eye Color
Blue
Zodiac Sign
Capricorn
Married To
Maria Fernanda Sargedas
Children
Sandra Raquel Sargedas
Master Scuba Diving including : Deep Diver, Enriched Air Nitrox, Dry Suit Diver, Altitude Diver, Ive Diver, Peak Performance Diver, Rescue Diver,
Experience in Speleology
Paragliding Course
Specializing in Aerial Photography, Ice and Desert
Maritime navigation chart "Local Master"
I take my dreams to the limit of the realization.
For me, there is no impossibility, only things that take more time to achieve