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Joćo Nuno Pinto
Joćo Nuno Pinto was born in 1969, in Mozambique. He later studied in Portugal, Technology and Graphic Arts and worked in the J.W.Thompsom group but in 1998 he takes is chance abroad, first in the New York Film Academy and later with Judith Weston’s Acting Techniques for Directors.

The director was once an immigrant in Portugal. When he was six he was part of the one million war refugees from former African-Portuguese colonies. The feeling of mixed identities, and foreignness always stayed. This was the bean for the creation of the script America. Nowadays is one of the most imaginative and disputed commercial directors in Portugal, having received several national and international awards, among which 2003 Best TV Commercial-London International Advertising and Design, 2006 and 2003 Best Director-El Ojo Ibero America; 2002 Golden prix -New York Film Festival of Television and Cinema Advertising; 2002 Golden Prix - London Epica Awards; 2002 Silver Prix -Rio Janeiro International Festival.

Once an immigrant in Portugal, at the age of six he was a war refugee from former African-Portuguese colonies.

His past experiences influenced the creation of America, his first feature film.



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