photoCarlos Magalhães

An enthusiastic Brazilian movie-lover with a postgraduate degree in Physics, a huge appreciation for Art and a self-taught knowledge and understanding of film theory, language and analysis.

He lives in Berlin, Germany and loves the Seventh Art and all types of movies: from cult to mainstream, films d’auteur to blockbusters, arthouse to B movies, animations to documentaries, short films to miniseries. Always willing to discover new films, analyze them and revisit the great ones.

Favorite directors: Sergio Leone, David Lynch, Juan José Campanella, Andrei Tarkovsky, Ingmar Bergman, Woody Allen, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Lars von Trier, Michael Haneke, Terrence Malick, Stanley Kubrick, Roman Polanski, Werner Herzog, Quentin Tarantino, …

Some favorite films: Once Upon a Time in America; Cinema Paradiso; Kill Bill: Vol. 1; Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon; For Love and Gold; Babette’s Feast; Crash (2004); Son of the Bride; Pan’s Labyrinth; The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, …

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