Brook Preloader
Germany / Brazil

Mario’s career started as a ghost writer, then as a producer for music videos and commercials, setting the groundwork for his directorial debut. His work embodies a love of the drama and romance inherent in the smallest moments and subtle gestures. Whether possessing a mesmerising allure or exhibiting a more dynamic tempo, his work is captivating, marked by profound casting, strong production design and a refined cinematic visual approach. His intimate portrait films are driven by powerful performances, sophisticated cinematography and evocative narratives.

With a dedication to innovative storytelling, Mario also engaged for six months as Creative Director for CHAPTR, a German start-up focused on harnessing AI for creative expression in synthetic media – recognising AI’s pivotal role and significance in a changing landscape.

Selected works