As a partner at Oficina de Criação Production Company, I have been writing and directing films since 1992. I have recently been chosen by Ancine (the Federal Department of Film) as the most qualified film professional to lead a group of professional scriptwriters in the State where I am from - Minas Gerais. I have worked on over twenty documentaries and fiction films. I hold a Diploma Course in Direction and Production at The National Film and Television School (NFTS / England). I am currently working on two feature films and two TV series.
Award winner of the Filme em Minas Prize given by the State of Minas Gerais to produce "Debaixo D'água" / "Under the water" in 2010 and to produce “Eu, um outro / I am the other” in 2014 (to be produced 2nd semester of 2015). Award winner of the Edital Ofícios Prize given by the City Hall of Belo Horizonte to produce “Alfaiates de Belo Horizonte / Tailors of Belo Horizonte” in 2012.
She has directed the fiction tv series "Show Me Your Face!" and "Speak up", both on air now at the Public Television TV Cultura. Currently, Silvia is the director and writer for the documentary feature film "I Am The Otehr One" and for the series "Blue Skie" and "#Seriously?".
CLAUDIA GLAUCIA SANTOS
Her experience ranges from in front of the camera to behind the scenes. She has honed her craft by producing, directing and hosting academic and commercial videos in Brazil and in the United States.
As an independent filmmaker, she produced and hosted the Brazilian segments for the Latin American series "Successful Women in Latin America" as she continued her independent film work.
At Cornell University, she produced videos for the International Student Programming Board, and she hosted and produced student series such as "Latinos at Cornell". Claudia-Glaucia also worked in the U.S. at The Discovery Channel, Time-Warner (Pegasys), and Univision as well as various production houses.
Currently, Claudia is the executive producer for the documentary feature film "I Am The Otehr One" and for the Public Television serie "Speak up". And she is the show runner for the animation series currently in development: "Nico ,The Monkey".