Filipe Martins – Universidade do Porto (Portugal)
Filipe Martins is film director, professor at the University School of Media Arts and Design (ESMAD, Porto, Portugal) and researcher at the Institute of Philosophy of the University of Porto, in the Research Group Aesthetics, Politics and Knowledge (APK). His filmography includes films in the genres of fiction, documentary and videodance, selected and awarded in several international film festivals. His latest film, “House of Glass” (2018), was screened at the Pompidou Center (France) and won the Voices Short Award 2019 at the International Film Festival Rotterdam (Netherlands). Codirector and programmer of the Family Film Project – Archive, Memory and Ethnography Film Festival, which takes place annually in Porto since 2012. PhD in Social Semiotics (UM), master’s degree in Contemporary Culture (UNL) and degree in Art and Communication (ESAP). Wrote and published several books, including his PhD thesis, entitled “Narrative Sense” (Afrontamento Ed., 2016). He currently coordinates the Master´s degree in Audiovisual Communication at ESMAD.