I am an optioned screenwriter (TV and Film) with a Masters in Executive Production, based in Lisbon, Portugal and making my way to California, USA after living in the UK for two years. I have travelled the world, lived and worked in three countries gathering stories, visual inspiration and unique points of view. My long-term goal is to build up a Hub to bound art with business and turn our little world into an endless source of ideas and epiphanies... no matter where.
Experienced in the fields of Development and Production. Writing screenplays and TV bibles across the genres of mystery/suspense, sci-fi, drama, and romance.
How I can help:
Development & Pre-production: Script, TV bible, Pitch Deck and Pitching
Script coverage; Co-writing;
Translations, public speaking or helping with negotiations: English - Spanish - Portuguese
Production secretary, or assistant for Film, TV and Film Festivals as well.
Production coordinator, team leader
Production Office and filming in location/set and studio
Production Assistant and Costume & Art Dep. assistant in Feature, Film and TV Series.
Driver (international driving licence) plus free relocation in Europe and the UK without requiring a visa.
Unique traits: I do everything from Writing/Development to Post-production.
Darkest Kelly Budget: $10M - $30M | Mystery ⋄ Historical ⋄ Crime ⋄ Drama A mystic dark period Drama based on the real story of Dorcas Kelly, a real witch, brothel keeper and first Irish serial killer, during the XVIII century.A TV series that includes irish folklore, superstition, war, pride, love and power.
The Maries (As Marias) Budget: $1M - $5M | Independent ⋄ Sci-fi Portugal, 90’s. After the mysterious explosion of a house in a small town where nothing ever happens and everybody knows everyone, 4 teenage girls question the possibility of suicide or murder while unravel a series of paranormal events, online and offline, leading to the sudden disappearance of one of them.
Claws, Hooves and a Red-Dart Budget: $10M - $30M | Adventure ⋄ Animation An African Folktale. In a divided jungle between carnivorous and herbivorous, a baboon and a bear who were banished from their tribes come together in an epic adventure only to learn the true meaning of honour and bravery. This is a story that talks about deforestation, wildlife extinction in Africa, therefore is necessary now more than ever, even more, important than climate change. It is focused on friendship, bravery and family for both animal and humans.
Linked Budget: $0 - $100K | Mystery ⋄ Sci-fi A short transmedia Series that explore the different lives of techy rebels, who grow up all in different countries, and suddenly cross dimensions with a cyber-paranormal world while programming a software that is as real to them, as it is to us.
The Beckoning Budget: $0 - $100K | Sci-fi ⋄ Thriller ⋄ Horror In a strange night, a group of seven inmates get lost and stuck inside a bus with nothing but darkness around them. In a conflict between reality and illusion, Meri a 25 years olf physics students will quickly understand that science does not hold all the cards.
Unnaturals Budget: $5M - $10M | Action ⋄ Sci-fi What if all the world catastrophes begin in one’s mind?
Wetiko Budget: $0 - $100K | Independent ⋄ Drama A road-movie short-film about Corona Virus following the life of three young adults who run away from their past.
Film by Neilson Black Costume and Wardrobe Department A British foreigner moves to Paris to work in a cafe and become a Parisian. But realizes he isn't welcome when he gets there. So he starts a support group to fight for his right to stay and save the cafe from closing.
A Tree Fell Today
Film (short) (Drama) Script and Continuity Department Elise revisits the traumatic memories of her lover Jessica committing suicide due to the catastrophic death of their child, struggling to escape the eternal circle of anguish and misery she tries to move forward but she is stuck in an endless loop.
Damaged but Interesting
Film by Dan Emmons (Comedy and Drama) Script and Continuity Department Art Jensen, struggling writer, is having an existential crisis and it's only Monday; he doesn't know if he is Dickens or a dickhead. He wants his play produced in the West End but he can't get a break so he spends his days on the sofa watching daytime TV and taking mood elevators. His agent, Dickie Diamond, calls wanting news on a new project while Art wants to know if his previous work has sold. Sally, his long-suffering girlfriend, turns up asking him awkward questions he's not in the right frame of mind to answer.
Film (short) by Christopher Hayden Runner A young girl suddenly lives the inexplicable phenomena of being alone in a town where everybody mysteriously vanished.
TV Series by Voz Audiovisual (Crime and Drama) Production Assistant
Síndrome de Cinema
TV Serie Writer
According to Scott
TV Movi Writer
TV Serie Writer
Best TV Pilot Winner - New Cinema Lisbon Monthly Film Festival (Screenplay Contest)
Universidad de A coruña
Universidade da Beira Interior (UBI)