Marco Martins won the Young People’s Award (Regards Jeune) at the Cannes Film Festival with his acclaimed first feature ALICE. In addition to several other features, shorts and documentaries, Martins is an accomplished theatre director in his native Portugal. Born in Lisbon in 1972, he graduated from Escola Superior de Teatro e Cinema and New York University. He interned with directors such as Wim Wenders, Pedro Costa and Manoel de Oliveira.


São Jorge (2016), How to Draw a Perfect Circle (2009), Alice (2005)