Selton Mello was born in Minas Gerais, Brazil. He is a renowned actor and filmmaker. As an actor, he has appeared in such Festival selections as Jean Charles (09) and Trash (15). Bananeira Filmes produced his first feature film, the award-winning December (08) and later The Clown (11), which received more than 50 awards in Brazilian and international festivals and was selected as Brazil’s official submission to the Academy Awards. His third film, A Movie Life, is in post-production and will be workshopped at MIAMI ENCUENTROS at this year’s Festival.
Knight Competition Jury