Duarte Coimbra

Duarte Coimbra was born in 1996, in Lisbon, and has a degree in Cinema Directing at the Lisbon Theatre and Film School (ESTC). While at school he worked as a production assistant for the film O Meu Pijama (2017) by Maria Inês Gonçalves - selected for IndieLisboa 17' (Brand New) -, was the second assistant director in the film A Barriga de Mariana (2018) by Frederico Mesquita, and also directed music videos for the musicians Luís Severo and Primeira Dama. Amor, Avenidas Novas, produced within the school, is his first film as director.