Caio Cortonesi

The grandson of a movie theater proprietor from the Golden Age, Brazilian film and multimedia artist Caio Cortonesi developed a profound passion for cinema throughout his life.
He first became known as a prominent music producer, working with dozens of rock acts from four continents. In parallel to his music career he worked as editor and postproduction technician for several years until he began directing in 2009.
Since then he directed, photographed, produced and edited countless music videos, as well as several short films in two languages. A writer and director experienced in all aspects of film making, Caio Cortonesi is also an actor and composer.


Selected Filmography


Slammer (2021, Feature, English) UK

Príncipe do Gueto (2021, Feature, Portuguese) Brazil 

The Master with Woody Jones (2021, Webseries, English) UK

Elle & Louis (2019, Short, English) UK

Inverted (2018, Short, English) UK

Asra (2018, Short, Portuguese) Brazil

Trespasser (2016, Short, English) Brazil

Blackout (2014, Short, Portuguese) Brazil 

Sangue Verde (2011, Short, Portuguese) Brazil

Meu Jardim (2010, Short, Portuguese) Brazil  

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