Director of Photography: João Padua
João Padua is a Cinematographer & Photographer living in Los Angeles who graduated from the Paris Photographic Institute, with a specialization in History of Modern and Contemporary Art from ‘Musée du Jeu de Paume’. Born in Rio de Janeiro from a multicultural background, João is a French and Brazilian citizen and fluently speaks four languages (English, French, Spanish and Portuguese). He worked as the Director of Photography on the movie ‘All the Reasons to Forget’ (Netflix) and also TV series such as ‘City of Men’ (spin-off of acclaimed film City of God’)’ and HBO’s serie ‘PSI’ (Telly awards winner 2020 and Emmy nominated), as well as on many commercials shot in more than 10 countries.
Telly Awards 2020 (NYC) Silver Telly for Cinematography "Whats Watts - A Story of Transformation" and "PSI (HBO)"
CANNES LIONS Bronze in Film 2018 for “Help Cliff”