André Gil Mata

André Gil Mata (Portugal)

Born in 1978. Studied Mathematics. Worked in photography and theatre. Founded the Photography and Cinema Laboratory Átomo47. He is one of the members of “Bando à Parte”. WATER ARK is his first film as a director. He finished in 2012 his master degree in film direction at ESTC and his currently starting his PhD at Film.Factory (Sarajevo).


Captivity (Cativeiro) - 2012
House (Casa) - 2010
Water Ark (Arca D'Agua) - 2009

Doc Alliance Members

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