Fausto Fernandes

Fausto Fernandes

Assistant Director, Producer and Production Assistant

São Paulo, Brazil

Member Since:
August 2013
Last online:
> 2 weeks ago
Invites sent:

About Fausto

Inspired by directors such as Woody Allen, Wes Anderson, Tim Burton and others decided to get into the film business.
After working for 2 years as a reporter in a publisher in Brazil, moved, by the beginning of 2011, to Los Angeles and started a Filmmaking program at New York Film Academy, Universal Studios.
During the course, worked on sets as several positions (from gaffer to DP), wrote and directed 2 short films, but discover his real talent was being an Assistant Director and a Producer.
Due to his sense of responsibility, organization and deadlines worked in several projects (short films, webseries, commercials and music videos) as an AD and/or producer.
It's bachelor in Social Communications – Journalism with a post graduation degree in Cinema (both courses completed in Brazil).

Now, is back to his hometown.




  • The writer

    The writer (2015)
    Film (Short, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A story of love and sin, passion and revenge; join together in a surreal frame narrated by a damned writer.

  • Bye Bye, Mark

    Bye Bye, Mark (2015)
    Film (Short, Action, Crime and Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Mark and Jackie have a video tape that world needs to see. But they get cornered inside the house and there is nowhere to hide from the people chasing them.

  • Entreaberta

    Entreaberta (2014)
    Film (Short, Horror, Mystery and Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A woman prepares a trap to surprise her neighbor, who has a secret attraction to her.

  • Recalculating

    Recalculating (2014)
    Film (Short, Comedy and Romance) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Recalculating is a film about love, life, and the courage it takes to find both in today's world - where the truth can be plugged in.

  • Counterpunch

    Counterpunch (2014)
    Film (Action, Biography, Drama and Sport) Camera and Electrical Department Based on a true story. A young boxer, Emilio, from the wrong side of the tracks with big dreams of winning the Golden Gloves boxing championship, finds himself at a cross roads after being locked up. As he fights his way back into the winning circle he gets a second shot at the championship title. As he is toe to toe in the ring with his competitor he'll throw all the punches and be the last man standing. Written by Lionsgate Marketing

  • Lately

    Lately (2013)
    Film (Short, Drama and Romance) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Sophie, a passionate writer, struggles with the end of passion in her relationship.

  • Delivery

    Delivery (2012)
    Film (Short, Drama, Fantasy and Romance) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A mad scientist is obsessed with getting his wife back from the dead. On the last night of his Cryogenic experiment, his plans are shot down by the pizza delivery man.

  • Uncle Zorba

    Uncle Zorba (2012)
    Video (Short, Adventure, Drama and Family) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director On the eve of Maria's second marriage her only son vanishes. Her boisterous, beloved Uncle Zorba must then embark on an epic journey to find the boy. When he finally catches him though, we learn the heartbreaking secret the boy has been keeping for years. Written by Anonymous

  • Blind Alley

    Blind Alley (2012)
    Film (Short, Drama, Family and Mystery) Director Nate is convinced by his older brother to be admitted to a mental hospital in order to approach a crazy old millionaire and get his hidden fortune. In this journey, some truths will be revealed and his life will change forever.

  • Bro

    Bro (2012)
    Film (Short, Comedy and Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Bill (Josh Jacobson), a pizza delivery guy, is threatened by Henrick, his crazy landlord (Joe Duffy), to pay overdue rent by 8:00 P.M., or Bill and his brother George (Harry Allen) will be evicted. On his way to deliver a pizza, Bill stumbles upon a 'Happy Farting Contest' between stinky contestants cramped inside a skyscraper elevator! Bill neglects his pizza delivery, so that he can compete for the $20,000 prize, and use some of it to stop their imminent eviction. Does Bill have the most smelly and offensive farts to win, or will he lose both the contest, their apartment, and his job, too? Written by Joe Duffy

  • Versus

    Versus (2011)
    Film (Short and Action) Producer Add a Plot »

  • The Show Must Go On

    The Show Must Go On (2011)
    Film (Short and Thriller) Producer Add a Plot »


  • New York Film Academy

  • Universidade Anhembi Morumbi (São Paulo, Brazil)

  • Pontifícia Universidade Católica (Campinas, Brazil)

register for stage 32 Register / Log In