about me

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Júlio Alves

Born in Lisbon in 1971, Júlio Alves began working within the film industry at an early age. He began his well-established career working as an Assistant Director and Assistant Producer for several Portuguese, French and Spanish feature films and telefilms. Júlio then began directing his own short films in genres such as fiction, animation and documentaries. Apart from this, he has also directed four feature length documentaries. His works have been nominated at many national and international festivals and have also received numerous awards. Since 2000, Júlio has expanded his portfolio in directing advertising films for large Portuguese and Spanish brands. 


He has his master’s degree in Film Studies and Doctorate in Communication Sciences. Since 2015 has been teaching at ULHT in the Bachelors of Cinema and in the Masters Film Studies.

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