Fernando Meirelles

Nov 9, 1955
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Bio: For a director who claims to "hate violent movies," Fernando Meirelles certainly has an eye for beauty in brutality. His highly praised film City of God (2002), adapted from author Paulo Lins' harsh Brazilian slice-of-life novel, proved so effective that it was nominated for four Oscars including Best Directing and Best Adapted Screenplay. A São Paulo native,… More


Fernando Meirelles Videos

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The Constant Gardener
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City Of Men
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Rio, I Love You
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