Private Project

There's Always Time

Luís, an accountant in a city office, is a shy guy with a boring routine. He doesn’t like what he does, but he feels now it is too late to change anything. Until the day he meets Sara, a student of arts.

  • Luís Matos
    Director
  • Artur Serra Araújo (coord.)
    Director
    2003 Uma Comédia Infeliz, 2005 Frio, 2007 Suicídio Encomendado , 2012 A Moral Conjugal
  • Miguel Monteiro Rodrigues
    Writer
  • Tiago R. Santos (coord.)
    Writer
    2016 Addictions for a Happy Family, 2016 Índice Médio de Felicidade (screenplay) (filming) , 2015 Amor Impossível , 2015 O Leão da Estrela , 2014 Os Gatos não Têm Vertigens , 2014 Os Filhos do Rock, 2014 Esperança (Short) , 2011 Conta-me Como Foi, 2010 A Bela e o Paparazzo , 2009 Star Crossed, 2009 Passeio, 2008 Liberdade 21, 2008 PICA - O Filme, 2007 Call Girl, 2007 P.I.C.A.
  • Tiago Santos
    Producer
    Esperança, Paloma, Caminho para a Infelicidade
  • João Ferreira da Silva
    Key Cast
  • Carolina Crespo
    Key Cast
  • Fernando Rui Damasceno
    Key Cast
  • Rosa Maria Marques
    Key Cast
  • Nelson Rodrigues
    Key Cast
  • Nelso Azenha
    Key Cast
  • Vanessa Gomes Fernandes
    Assistant Director
  • António Simão
    Assistant Director
  • Valter Alves
    Director of Photography
  • João Antero (coord.)
    Director of Photography
  • João Ferreira
    1st Camera Assistant
  • Margarida Augusto
    2nd Camera Assistants
  • Vanessa Gomes Fernandes
    2nd Camera Assistants
  • Miguel Monteiro Rodrigues
    2nd Camera Assistants
  • Inês Silva
    2nd Camera Assistants
  • Gabriel Lomba
    Annotation and Continuance
  • Miguel Monteiro Rodrigues
    Annotation and Continuance
  • Ana Monteiro
    Art Direction
    Road to Unhappiness
  • Inês Silva
    Art Direction
  • Miguel Monteiro Rodrigues
    Actors Direction
  • Valter Alves
    Actors Direction
  • Luís Matos
    Actors Direction
  • Martim Santos
    Sound Direction
  • António Pita
    Sound Direction
    Paloma
  • Margarida Augusto
    Sound Direction
  • Ana Monteiro
    Costume Design
    Road to Unhappiness
  • Inês Silva
    Costume Design
  • Susana Jacobetty (coord.)
    Costume Design
  • Inês Silva
    Characterization
  • Pedro Pinheiro
    Illumination
    Road to Unhappiness
  • Pedro Caldeira
    Illumination
  • José Miranda
    Illumination
  • Marta Garcia
    Illumination
  • Mónica Tomás
    Illumination
  • João Antero (coord.)
    Illumination
  • Ana Monteiro
    Editing
    Road to Unhappiness
  • Carlos Canelas
    Editing
  • Gabriel Lomba
    Editing
  • Inês Alegre
    Editing
  • Júlio Ferreira
    Editing
  • Luís Matos
    Editing
  • Margarida Augusto
    Editing
  • Martim Santos
    Editing
  • Miguel Monteiro Rodrigues
    Editing
  • Pedro Caldeira
    Editing
  • Renato Silva
    Editing
  • Sérgio Fernandes
    Editing
  • Valter Alves
    Editing
  • Vanessa Gomes Fernandes
    Editing
  • Vítor Garcia
    Editing
  • João Braz (coord.)
    Editing
    Ama-San (Documentary) (post-production) 2015 Os Maias (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes) - Episode #1.4 (2015) - Episode #1.3 (2015) - Episode #1.2 (2015) - Episode #1.1 (2015) 2015 Portugal - Um Dia de Cada Vez (Documentary) 2015 Gipsofila (Documentary) 2014 Yvone Kane 2014 A Arte da Luz Tem 20.000 Anos 2014 Os Maias - Cenas da Vida Romântica 2013-2014 Os Filhos do Rock (TV Series) (24 episodes) - O Fim - Parte II (2014) - O Fim - Parte I (2014) - A Queda (2014) - A vida num só dia (2014) - Variações Musicais (2014) Show all 24 episodes 2013 Cara a cara (Documentary) 2013 É o Amor 2013 Imaculado (Short) 2012 Perdidamente Florbela (TV Series) (3 episodes) - Episode #1.3 (2012) - Episode #1.2 (2012) - Episode #1.1 (2012) 2012 Bravo Som dos Tambores (Documentary short) 2012 Outras Cartas ou o Amor Inventado (Documentary) (as Joao Braz) 2012 Obrigação 2012 La Valse (Short) 2012 A Teia de Gelo 2012 Raul Brandão Era Um Grande Escritor... (Documentary short) 2012 Florbela 2012 Anquanto la Lhéngua fur Cantada (Documentary) 2012 Linha Vermelha (Documentary) 2012 O Fantasma do Novais 2011 Blood of My Blood 2011 Zoo (Short) 2011 Trabalho de Actriz, Trabalho de Actor (Documentary) 2011 Design Atrás das Grades (Documentary) 2011 Quinze Pontos na Alma 2011 A Divisão Social do Trabalho - Adam Smith (Short) 2010 República (TV Series) (2 episodes) - Às Armas (2010) - Levantai Hoje de Novo (2010) 2010 Filme do Desassossego 2010 Oh Lisboa, Meu Lar (Documentary short) 2010 Fantasia Lusitana (Documentary) 2010 Nenhum Nome (Short) 2010 Perdida Mente 2009 Para Que Este Mundo Não Acabe! (Documentary) 2009 How to Draw a Perfect Circle 2009 Matar o Tempo (Documentary short) 2009 Muitos Dias Tem o Mês (Documentary) 2009 A Vida Privada de Salazar (TV Series) (2 episodes) - Episode #1.2 (2009) - Episode #1.1 (2009) 2009 Contrato 2008 A Corte do Norte 2008 O Dia do Regicídio (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode) - Episode #1.1 (2008) 2007 Corrupção 2007 Mal Nascida 2007 Atrás das Nuvens 2007 O Mistério da Estrada de Sintra 2007 Nome de Código: Sintra (TV Series) (13 episodes) - Episode #1.13 (2007) - Episode #1.12 (2007) - Episode #1.11 (2007) - Episode #1.10 (2007) - Episode #1.9 (2007) Show all 13 episodes 2007 Instantes (Short) 2006 Parte de Mim (Short) 2006 Bocage (TV Series) (8 episodes) - O Duelo (2006) - Deixar a Vida (2006) - O Mundo às Avessas (2006) - O Almocreve das Petas (2006) - O Voo de Lunardi (2006) Show all 8 episodes 2006 Lavado em Lágrimas 2005 O Crime do Padre Amaro 2005/I Alice 2004 Kiss Me 2004 Noite Escura 2004 Maria E as Outras 2003 A Ferida (Short) 2002 88 (TV Movie) 2002 Amor Perdido (TV Movie) 2002 Viagem ao Coração do Douro, a Terra Onde Nasci (Documentary short) 2001 Cavaleiros De Água Doce (TV Movie) 2001 Mais Tarde (TV Movie) 2001 Anjo Caído (TV Movie) 2001 Teorema de Pitágoras (TV Movie) 2001 Ganhar a Vida 2001 Querida Mãe (TV Movie) 2001 O Segredo 2001 Um Homem Não É um Gato (TV Movie) 2000 Mustang (TV Movie) 2000 Um Passeio no Parque (TV Movie) 2000 A Noiva (TV Movie) 2000 Tarde Demais 2000 Facas e Anjos (TV Movie) 1998 A Tempestade da Terra 1998 O Anjo da Guarda 1997 Inês de Portugal 1996 As Escolhidas (TV Movie) 1995 Não Basta Ser Cruel (Short) 1992 Mergulho no Ano Novo (Short)
  • Hugo Leitão (coord.)
    Sound Editing
    Feitos e Ditos de Nasreddin II (Short) (sound mixer) (completed) 2015 Meanwhile in Beirut (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer) (completed) 2013 O Anjo Surfista (Documentary short) (sound re-recording mixer) (completed) Ama-San (Documentary) (sound designer) / (sound editor) (post-production) 2015 O Pátio das Cantigas - A Série (TV Mini-Series) (sound editor - 3 episodes) - Episode #1.3 (2015) ... (sound editor) - Episode #1.2 (2015) ... (sound editor) - Episode #1.1 (2015) ... (sound editor) 2015 O Leão da Estrela (sound editor) 2015 Portugal - Um Dia de Cada Vez (Documentary) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2015 John From (sound editor) 2015 O Pátio das Cantigas (sound editor) 2015 Capitão Falcão (sound supervisor, sound designer, re- recording mixer) 2014 Doce Lar (Short) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2014 João Bénard da Costa (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer) 2014 Volta à Terra (Documentary) (sound editor) 2014 I Love Kuduro (Documentary) (sound designer) / (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2014 Cavalo Dinheiro (sound editor) Os Filhos do Rock (TV Series) (sound re-recording mixer - 25 episodes, 2013 - 2014) (sound mixer - 1 episode, 2014) - O Fim - Parte II (2014) ... (sound re-recording mixer) - O Fim - Parte I (2014) ... (sound re-recording mixer) - A Queda (2014) ... (sound re-recording mixer) - A vida num só dia (2014) ... (sound re-recording mixer) - Variações Musicais (2014) ... (sound re-recording mixer) Show all 26 episodes 2014 Coro dos Amantes (Short) (sound designer) / (sound editor) 2014 Taprobana (Short) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2013 Bué Sabi (Short) (sound re-recording mixer) 2013 Bobô (sound editor) / (sound mixer) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2013 Imaculado (Short) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2013 A dupla coincidência dos desejos (Short) (sound re-recording mixer) 2013 Fragmentos de uma observação participativa (Documentary) (sound re-recording mixer) 2013 Ce que mon amour doit voir (Short) (sound re-recording mixer) Odisseia (TV Series) (sound designer - 8 episodes, 2013) (sound editor - 6 episodes, 2013) (sound re-recording mixer - 2 episodes, 2013) - Cinquenta mil, seiscentos e setenta e nove euros e sessenta ... (2013) ... (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) - Era um Acordo de Cavalheiros! (2013) ... (sound designer) / (sound editor) - Variações (2013) ... (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) - Só Temo o que Lá Vou Encontrar... (2013) ... (sound designer) / (sound editor) - Antes de um Gang-Bang Eu Só Digo Disparates (2013) ... (sound designer) / (sound editor) Show all 8 episodes 2012 Centro Histórico (sound editor - segment "Sweet Exorcist") 2012 O Grande Kilapy (ADR recording and editor) / (sound editor) 2012 You Are the Blood (Short) (sound re-recording mixer) 2012 Esquina do Tempo (Short) (sound editor) / (sound mixer) 2012 O Fantasma do Novais (sound designer) / (sound editor) 2011 Palácios de Pena (sound re-recording mixer) 2011 The Seed (Short) (sound mixer) 2011 Crónica Parisiense (Short) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2011 Luz da Manhã (Short) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2010 Traces of a Diary (Documentary) (sound designer) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2010 Combate Às Escuras (Documentary) (sound editor) / (sound mixer) 2010 Noite Sangrenta (TV Movie) (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound mixer) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2010 Vai com o vento (Documentary) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2010 Filme do Desassossego (assistant re-recording mixer) 2010 Assalto ao Santa Maria (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound effects editor) 2010 A Assassina Passional Está Louca! (Short) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2010 A Espada e a Rosa (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound effects editor) 2010 O Inimigo Sem Rosto (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound mixer) 2010/I Nocturnos (sound editor) / (sound mixer) 2010 A History of Mutual Respect (Short) (sound editor) 2010 Nenhum Nome (Short) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2010 Cinerama (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2010 Não Há Rosa sem Espinhos (Short) (sound editor) / (sound mixer) 2009 Duas Mulheres (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound effects editor) 2009 Breu (Short) (sound editor) / (sound mixer) 2009 Conexão (TV Mini-Series) (post-synchronisation - 2 episodes) - Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (post-synchronisation) - Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (post-synchronisation) A Vida Privada de Salazar (TV Series) (dialogue editor - 2 episodes, 2009) (sound effects editor - 2 episodes, 2009) - Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (dialogue editor) / (sound effects editor) - Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (dialogue editor) / (sound effects editor) 2009 Second Life (sound effects editor) 2008 O Adeus à Brisa (Documentary) (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2008 Entre os Dedos (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound effects editor) 2008 Frequent Traveller (Short) (sound mixer) 2008 A Ilha dos Escravos (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound effects editor) 2008 Goodnight Irene (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound effects editor) 2008 Heiko (Short) (sound mixer) 2008 Castelos no Ar (Short) (sound editor) 2007 Kunta (Short) (sound editor) 2007 Corrupção (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound effects editor) 2007 Julgamento (sound editor) / (supervising sound editor) 2007 Inrotulável (Short) (sound mixer) 2007 Fim-de-Semana (Short) (sound mixer) 2007 Atrás das Nuvens (dialogue editor) / (sound designer) / (sound effects editor) 2007 O Estado do Mundo (sound editor) / (sound re-recording mixer) 2007 Antes de Amanhã (Short) (sound editor) 2007 Luís Vaz de Camões (TV Movie documentary) (sound editor) / (sound mixer) 2006 20,13 (first assistant sound editor) 2006 Filme da Treta (sound editor) 2006 Coisa Ruim (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound effects designer) / (sound effects editor) 2005 Manô (dialogue editor) / (sound designer) / (sound effects editor) 2005 Um Amor Próprio (Short) (sound editor) 2005 Documento Boxe (Documentary) (sound editor) / (sound mixer) 2005 Até Amanhã, Camaradas (TV Mini-Series) (ADR recordist - 2005) 2005 Glamour (Short) (sound editor) 2005 Segredo (TV Mini-Series) (supervising sound editor - 2005) 2004 Adriana (foley recordist) 2004 A Costa dos Murmúrios (dialogue editor) / (sound editor) / (sound effects editor) 2003 I'll See You in My Dreams (Short) (dubbing recordist)
  • Gobi Bear
    Music
  • Tiago Santos
    Post Production Coordination
    Esperança, Paloma, Road to Unhapiness
  • Marco Amaral (coord.)
    Color Gradding
    Posto-Avançado do Progresso (colorist) 2015 Operação Angola: Fugir para lutar (Documentary) (colorist) 2015 Independência (Documentary) (colorist) 2015 Acorda, Leviatã (Video documentary short) (colorist) 2015 A Casa das Mães (Documentary) (colorist) 2015 Aula de Condução (Short) (colorist) 2014 Le jardin d'Ewald (Documentary) (colorist) 2014 Outono (Short) (colorist) 2014 Isa (Short) (colorist) 2014 Ruas Rivais (colorist) 2014 Segredo de Matar (Video) (colorist) 2014 Motu Maeva (Documentary short) (color timer) 2014 Ponts de Sarajevo (colorist) 2014 Boa Noite Cinderela (Short) (colorist) 2013 Slimane (colorist) 2013 Cara a cara (Documentary) (colorist) 2013/III First Light (Short) (colorist) 2013/II Alma (Short) (colorist) 2013 El Rayo (colorist) 2013 Venice 70: Future Reloaded (Documentary) (colorist) 2013 Se Eu Fosse Ladrão, Roubava (colorist) 2013 Versailles (Short) (colorist) 2013 Cigano (Short) (colorist) 2013 Lacrau (Documentary) (colorist) 2013 Bué Sabi (Short) (colorist) 2013 Bicicleta (Short) (colorist) 2013 Lura (colorist) 2012 O Corpo de Afonso (Short) (colorist) 2012 A Casa (Documentary) (colorist) 2012 Poesia de Segunda Categoria (Short) (colorist) 2012 A Última Vez Que Vi Macau (colorist) 2012 Impunidades Criminosas (Short) (colorist) 2012 Jesus Por Um Dia (Documentary) (colorist) 2012 O Que Arde Cura (Short) (colorist) 2012 Florbela (colorist) 2012 A Tempestade (Short) (colorist) 2012 O Fantasma do Novais (colorist) 2012 O Regresso (Documentary) (colorist) 2012/IV Solo (Short) (colorist) 2012 Trilátero (Short) (colorist) 2011 Je m'appelle Bernadette (digital processing) 2011 Margem Neutra (Short) (colorist) 2011 Zoo (Short) (colorist) 2011 Crónica Parisiense (Short) (colorist) 2010 Há Tourada na Aldeia (Documentary) (colorist) 2006 Tempo (Short) (colorist) 1998 Viagem à Expo (Documentary) (colorist) 1997 Esta É a Minha Casa (Documentary) (colorist)
  • Ana Monteiro
    Title Design
    Road to unhappiness
  • Carlos Canelas
    Title Design
  • Gabriel Lomba
    Title Design
  • Luís Matos
    Title Design
  • Margarida Augusto
    Title Design
  • Martim Santos
    Title Design
  • Miguel Monteiro Rodrigues
    Title Design
  • Valter Alves
    Title Design
  • Vanessa Gomes Fernandes
    Title Design
  • Vítor Garcia
    Title Design
  • Sílvio Teixeira (coord.)
    Title Design
  • Lia Ferreira
    Making Of
  • André Cardoso
    Production Department
    Paloma
  • Hugo Pereira
    Production Department
    Paloma
  • Ângela Cerveira (coord).
    Production Department
    Cabaret Maxime (production manager) (filming) 2009 A Religiosa Portuguesa (production manager: Portugal - as Ângela Cerveira) 2008 A Zona (production manager - as Ângela Cerveira) 2008 4 Copas (production manager - as Ângela Cerveira) 2008 Alpha (Short) (production manager - as Ângela Cerveira) 2004 A Cara que Mereces (production manager - as Ângela Cerveira) 1995 The Incubator (Short) (production manager - as Ângela Cerveira) 1993 Para Cá dos Montes (Short) (production manager - as Ângela Cerveira) 1992 La vida láctea (assistant production manager - as Ângela Cerveira) 1992 Xavier (production manager - as Ângela Cerveira) 1992 Le voyage étranger
  • Ana Monteiro
    Production Department
    Road to Unhappiness
  • Luís Matos
    Production Department
  • Miguel M. Rodrigues
    Production Department
  • Inês Silva
    Production Department
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Nunca é Tarde
  • Film Type:
    Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Romance, Comedy
  • Runtime:
    11 minutes 55 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 18, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    1,000 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
    Portugal
  • Country of Filming:
    Portugal
  • Film Language:
    Portuguese
  • Shooting Format:
    DSLR
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Caminhos do Cinema Português
    Coimbra
    November 27, 2015
    ante-premiere
  • Avanca Film Festival - Seleção Panorama Português
    Avanca
    Portugal
    July 28, 2016
  • Figueira Film Art
    Figueira da Foz
    Portugal
    August 31, 2016
  • YMotion - Concurso e Mostra de Cinema Jovem
    Famalicão
    Portugal
    November 5, 2016
  • Doc Sunback Film Festival
    Mulvane, Kansas
    United States
    June 22, 2017
    American Premiere
  • 7.º Farcume - Festival de Curtas Metragens de Faro
    Faro
    Portugal
    August 23, 2017
  • YMotion - Concurso e Mostra de Cinema Jovem
    Vila Nova de Famalicão
    Portugal
    November 18, 2017
Director Biography

Luís Matos was born in 1987, in Portugal.
He graduated in Education Sciences at the University of Coimbra and attended the Master's degree in e-learning Management Systems at Lisbon's Nova University.

As Luís was attending his courses, he began to develop an interest about the cultural area and artistic practices. Curiosity led him to autonomous learning.

Recently, he participated in the 4th Cinemalogia course and made a short film, There's Always Time, under the guidance of Artur Serra Araújo.

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