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Rodrigo Séllos is a director, editor, producer and scriptwriter,
founder of Caos e Cinema, a production company based in Rio de Janeiro.

Over the last 12 years Séllos worked on feature and short films, TV shows for broadcast channels in Brazil,
music videos, webseries and institutional videos.

In 2020 he won the prize for BEST FILM at the 53rd Festival of Brasília with the documentary film "Searching for Macunaíma?", which will premiere in 2021 on Curta! Channel. The film also participates in the Competitive Exhibition of the Festival de Cine de La Habana (Cuba) in 2021.

Also in 2020, he acted as one of the set directors of the series "Por um Respiro", shown on Globoplay. 

His latest short documentary “You don't know me" was awarded Best Short Film in Rio Int’l Film Festival,
and Jury's Special Mention in the 21st Málaga Film Festival.

Rodrigo is currently developing his first fictional feature film called “Macuxi”,
which has won Brazilian state funding for its development.


Shooting day at Paraytüpu - Venezuela,
for the documentary "Searching for Makunaíma" - Nov 2018


Picture taken in Guyana,
during the research for the film Macuxi.



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