• Gabriel Mascaro

 

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Gabriel Mascaro (1983) is a visual artist and filmmaker from Recife, Brazil. His work is characterized by a critical interpretation of the contemporaneity through observing or inventing everyday practices that involve performance, games of inversion, displacement and appropriation. His feature films & shorts have won multiple awards, critical acclaim and all been shown at important festivals including Venice, IDFA, Locarno, Toronto & Rotterdam. His installations and video art have been shown at MoMa-NY, Guggenheim, MACBA – Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, Panorama da Arte Brasileira at MAM – SP and the São Paulo Art Biennale. Overgod is Gabriel’s third feature film.

 

Filmography :

 

  • Overgod | expected 2018/2019

Brazil | Denmark | México | Norway

  • Boi Neon (Neon Bull) | 2015, 101’, feature fiction

Premiere – Venice Film Festival – Orizzonti competition – Special Jury Prize

  • Ventos de Agosto (August Winds) | 2014, 77’, feature fiction

Premiere – Locarno Film Festival – Concurso Internazionale – Special Mention

  • Doméstica (Housemaids) | 2012, 75’, documentary

Premiere – International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) – International Competition

  • A Onda Traz o Vento Leva (Ebb & Flow) | 2012, 25’, documentary

Premiere – Oberhausen Short Film Festival – International Competition – Special Mention

  • Avenida Brasília Formosa (Defiant Brasilia) | 2010, Brazil, 85’, documentary

Premiere – International Film Festival Rotterdam