Fellowship awarded to ShadoWMan for the project (Self)-made Movie
Jury: Phill Niblock, Manuel Costa Cabral, Rui Eduardo Paes, o.blaat (Keiko Uenishi), Emanuel Dimas de Melo Pimenta, André Gonçalves e Isabel Alves
A film-poem which produces misconfigured spaces. It proposes the creation of a poetic machine which entangles and redistributes sounds and images, subjects and objects, actions and perceptions. One perceptive and emotive device which presents a heartbeat as an organ of materialization of an arithmetic of the emotions.
Carlos António (Portimão, 1972) lives and works in Lisbon as an actor, performer, director, audiovisual artist and sound designer. He attended Escola Superior de Música e Artes do Espectáculo do Porto (ESMAE), concluding his degree at College Rippon of York, in England. As an actor and performer, he has worked under stage directors such as Alan Richardson, João Brites, João Galante, Ana Borralho, António Lago, Diogo Dória, Jorge Fraga, Miguel Moreira, Bruno Bravo, Manuel Wibor, Nuno M. Cardoso, Teatro Praga or Ana Luena. He is an active member of the cultural association O Útero and coordinated the project Teatro e Ciência, promoted by Teatro da Trindade/Inatel. He works in the audiovisual project ye77a as a musician, interpreter and set designer. As a visual artist, he presents himself under the name shadoWMan and makes audiovisual installations.