Gabriel Mascaro

Biography: Gabriel Mascaro (1983) lives and works in Recife (Brazil). He graduated in Social Comunication from the Federal University of Pernambuco. His work explores the negotiation of power relationships in their most diverse forms. Spanning cinema and the visual arts, his work has been shown at the Contemporary Art Museums of Barcelona, MOMA Documentary Fortnight – New York, La Casa Escendida – Madrid, AB4 Athens Biennale, 32nd Panorama of Brazilian Art at MAM-SP, Videobrasil and at important film festivals, such as Rotterdam, Oberhausen, Visions du Rèel, IDFA, Munich, Jihlava, Bafici, Los Angeles, Miami, IndieLisbon, Bratislava, Bangkok. His work has been reviewed in various magazines, including Variety (USA), Cahiers du Cinema (FRA). Mascaro participated in the Videobrasil/Videoformes Artist in Residence Program (FRA) and has been awarded at Videobrasil with another residency at Wexner Center for Art -Ohio (USA).

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
Housemaids (2015);
August Winds (Ventos de Agosto) (2015).

Filmography:
The Beetle KFZ-1348 (2008);
High-Rise (2009);
Avenida Brasilia Formosa (2010);
As Aventuras de Paulo Bruscky (2010);
Housemaids (2013);
A Onda Traz, O Vento Leva (2012);
August Winds (Ventos de Agosto) (2014);
Neon Bull (2015).