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Any Other Man
Drawing on paper
Short film [10 to 45 min]
Luís Filipe Pinto Soares
A common man, sitting in his regular cafe, smoking and observing. The city comes and goes through the cafe's window and a mechanism of connections between man and city is set loose, composing a new architecture of observations, memories and wishes.
Born in Lisbon in 1981.Studied Illustration and Comics in ARCO and developed Film, Animation and Stop Motion studies in CIEAM-Faculty of Fine Arts of Lisbon. Attended various workshops and received training in several softwares for stop-motion and digital 2D animation. As a teacher, has been responsible for a series of workshops (Character Animation, Animation and Drama, Visual Music, Digital 2D Animation, among others) held in CIEAM-Faculty of Fine Arts of Lisbon.
Since 2006 works as an Animator in short films, television programs and promotional videos.
In 2012 finished his first film, Any Other Man, together with script-writer Cátia Salgueiro and musicians Fernando Fadigas e António Porém Pires – financed by ICA-Instituto do Cinema e Audiovisual and produced by Bando À Parte.