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Fernando Meirelles

Born: November 9, 1955, São Paulo - Brazil

Fernando Meirelles is a Brazilian film director.

He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Director in 2004 for his work in the Brazilian film “City of God”, released in 2002 in Brazil and in 2003 in the U.S. by Miramax Films.

He was also nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Director award in 2005 for “The Constant Gardener”.

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Poster of Rio, I Love You
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Rio, I Love You (2014)

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| 110 Min

A series of short films set in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro.

53 2014 110
Poster of 360
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360 (2012)

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Romance |
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| 110 Min

Inspired by Arthur Schnitzler's classic La Ronde, screenwriter Peter Morgan and director Fernando Meirelles' 360 combines a modern and dynamic roundelay of stories into one, linking characters from different cities and countries in a vivid, suspenseful and deeply moving tale of love in the 21st century. Starting in Vienna, the film beautifully weaves through Paris, London, Bratislava, Rio, Denver and Phoenix into a single, mesmerizing narrative.

62 2012 110
Poster of Blindless
66%

Blindless (2008)

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Drama |
Sci-Fi |
Thriller |
| 121 Min

When a sudden plague of blindness devastates a city, a small group of the afflicted band together to triumphantly overcome the horrific conditions of their imposed quarantine.

66 2008 121
Poster of The Constant Gardener
75%

The Constant Gardener (2005)

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Thriller |
Germany |
United Kingdom |
| 129 Min

Justin Quayle is a low-level British diplomat who has always gone about his work very quietly, not causing any problems. But after his radical wife Tessa is killed he becomes determined to find out why, thrusting himself into the middle of a very dangerous conspiracy.

75 2005 129
Poster of City of God
87%

City of God (2002)

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Crime |
Drama |
France |
Brazil |
| 130 Min

City of God depicts the raw violence in the ghettos of Rio de Janeiro. In the 1970’s that kids are carrying guns and joining gangs when they should be playing hide-and-seek.

87 2002 130



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