Producers on the Move 2019

João Viana, Portugal

Contact

Papaveronoir
Rua Ator Vale 1
1900-025 Lisbon
Portugal
moc.rionorevapap@anaivoaoj
 +351 21- 8153 652

Links

Biography

Angolan-born João Viana studied Film in Porto after completing law school at the University of Coimbra. He launched his production company Papavernoir to produce his 2009 short Alfama. In 2013, the Berlinale's Forum premiered the feature-length and short versions of his directorial debut Battle of Tabato. João returned to the Forum in 2018 to present his second feature Our Madness paired with a short film version. He is now looking to finance short and long versions of a film he was developing in 2018 as part of the DAAD artist in residence programme in Berlin about the Cuanza River in Angola.

selected films

Kwanza, in financing, 2020
by João Viana
Portugal, Angola

Where Ghosts Walk (Onde Caminham Fantasmas), in financing, 2020
by Davi Pretto
Portugal, Brazil

Our Madness, 2018
by João Viana
Portugal, Qatar, Mozambique, France
trailer

Battle of Tabato (Batalha Tabato), 2013
by João Viana
Portugal, France, Guinea Bissau
trailer

Alfama, 2011
by João Viana
Portugal, France
trailer

selected Films

Battle of Tabatô, The
Directed by João Viana
Co-Producer:
2013
completed

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European Film Promotion e.V.
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Markéta Santrochová
Czech Film Center

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Sonja Heinen


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