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Pedro Costa (II)


Pedro Costa was born on December 30, 1958 in Lisbon, Portugal. He is a director and writer, known for Horse Money (2014), Colossal Youth (2006) and Down to Earth (1994). See full bio »

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Known For

Horse Money Director
(2014)
Colossal Youth Director
(2006)
Down to Earth Director
(1994)
In Vanda's Room Director
(2000)

Filmography

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 2014 Horse Money
 2012 Centro Histórico (segment "Sweet Exorcism")
 2010 O nosso Homem (Short)
 2009 Change Nothing (Documentary)
 2007/I Memories (segment "The Rabbit Hunters")
 2007 State of the World (segment "Tarrafal")
 2005 Ne change rien (Short)
 2003 The End of a Love Affair (Short)
 2001 6 Bagatelas (Video short documentary)
 2001 Where Does Your Hidden Smile Lie? (Documentary)
 1997 Ossos
 1994 Down to Earth
 1989 Blood
 1984 É Tudo Invenção Nossa (Short)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

When you see filming on the streets, you have an immediate feeling there's some kind of imposture there. There's some kind of lie. It's all created to escape reality. The talk is always of aesthetics when it should be more about the morals and the money. [2015] See more »

Trivia:

Costa's films, at least since In Vanda's Room (2000), have shared certain unique characteristics: they are shot using a digital video camera, "a camera that you can buy in a supermarket," says the director; the production is collaborative, the people on screen 'playing' themselves, supplying their own words and working as an ad hoc film crew with Costa; they use real locations and whatever light ... See more »

Trademark:

Getting incredible performances out of non-actors.

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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