Paulo Carneiro was born in Lisbon in 1990. Graduated in Image and Sound at ESAD.CR , Arts and Design School. He has attended several workshops of sound and direction with: Jean Paul Mugel, Joaquim Pinto, Chris Price, Zilnik, Albert Serra, Ujica...etc. Works since 2011 in direction, editing and production with Viana, Feldman, Benard da Costa, Mozos ...etc. Oh Johny (his first school short doc/exp) was premiered at MedFilm Festival (Rome, Italy, 2012). Water to Tabato (his first medium-lenght doc) was premiered at Jihlava IDFF, Czech Republic in October 2014, won the jury prize at Martil Film Festival, Morocco 2014 and the audience award at FESTin Lisboa, Portugal 2015.
Água para Tabatô (Orig.) / 2014 / Guinea-Bissau, Portugal / 46 min
In mid-summer 2011, Paulo Carneiro and set out as assistant director for a film crew working on a project on the west African coast. There he unexpectedly ended up shooting his own film, a documentary report about a sinking ship near the coast of Guinea-Bissau on which he was a passenger...