FILMOGRAPHY



2021
MAKING OF "THE LAST BATH" - editorial, interviewee
(7', HD, Doc)
Produced by: EDIT RUSH (UK)

AWARD

3IN1 FILM FESTIVAL (PT)
3rd Making Of Award




2021
CONTAGION - Director
(short, Doc)
Prod/Commission: C.R.I.M.

TV Broadcast: CINEMAX [RTP]
Distribution: FILMIN (PT)




2020
THE LAST BATH - Director, Writer
(Feature 95'; DCP)
co-written with Diego Rocha

starring: Anabela Moreira, Martim Canavarro, Margarida Moreira,
Miguel Guilherme

Produced by: C.R.I.M. / Bocalupo Films
Financed by:
          Ministry of Culture • ICA 
          RTP (PT)  
          CNC (FR)
          EURIMAGES (Council of Europe)

AWARDS

LUSO-BRAZILIAN FILM FESTIVAL of Santa Maria da Feira, 2021
Best Feature Film Award (David Bonneville)
Best Actress Award (Anabela Moreira)

SKOPJE Kinenova International Film Festival, 2021
Best Screenplay Award (David Bonneville, Diego Rocha)

CYPRUS FILM DAYS International Festival, 2021
Honorary Distinction Award

TRIESTE Festival of Ibero-Latino American Cinema, 2021
Best Performance: Anabela Moreira in 'The Last Bath'

LIVERPOOL International Film Festival, 2001
Best Actress - Anabela Moreira in 'The Last Bath'

BRAGACINE International Festival of Independent Film, 2001
Augusta Award for Best Portuguese Film: O Último Banho
Augusta Award for Best Performance: Anabela Moreira
Manoel de Oliveira Augusta Award - Best Actress: Margarida Moreira
Manoel de Oliveira Augusta Award - Best Director: David Bonneville



FESTIVALS & NOMINATIONS

TOKYO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, Japan

SÃO PAULO MOSTRA International Film Festival, Brazil

GÖTEBORG Film Festival, Sweden
Ingmar Bergman Award nominee

ISTANBUL Film Festival, Turkey

CYPRUS FILM DAYS International Festival, Cyprus

MOLODIST KIEV International Film Festival, Ukraine

CROSSING EUROPE Filmfestival Linz, Austria

LUSO-BRAZILIAN Film Festival of Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal

TRANSYLVANIA International Film Festival, Cluj/Romania

SPLIT International Festival of New Film, Croatia

TIRANA International Film Festival, Albania

GOLDEN APRICOT YEREVAN Film Festival, Armenia

BOGOTÁ International Film Festival, Colombia

SKOPJE KINENOVA International Film Festival, Macedonia

TRIESTE Festival of Latin-American Cinema, Italy

OSCARS
Best Foreign Film submission nominee by the
Portuguese Academy of Film

LIVERPOOL INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, UK

OSLO FILM FESTIVAL, Norway
Best Drama Award nominee

CINEATLÂNTICO Festival do Cinema, Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal

COIMBRA CAMINHOS do Cinema Português, Portugal

BRAGACINE Festival Internacional de Cinema Independente, Portugal

MILAN International Film Festival Awards, Italy
_Nominations:
Best Director (David Bonneville)
Best Film (O Último Banho)
Best Leading Actress (Anabela Moreira)
Best Supporting Ator (Martim Canavarro)
Best Cinematography (Vasco Viana)


Theatrically Released in Portugal via NOS Audiovisuals (July 2021)

Cinema Trindade (Porto) - UCI Arrábida (Vila Nova de Gaia) - Cinemas NOS Alameda (Porto) - Cineplace Nova Arcada (Braga) - Cinemas NOS Alma Shopping (Coimbra) - Cinemas Amoreiras (Lisboa) - UCI El Corte Inglês (Lisboa) - Cinemas NOS Oeiras Parque (Paço de Arcos) - Cineplace Loures Shopping (Loures) - Cineplace Rio Sul (Seixal) - Cineplace Leiria Shopping (Leiria) - Teatro Sá da Bandeira Cineclube (Santarém) - Cineplace Algarve Shopping (Albufeira/Algarve)





2017
KARMA
- Director, Writer
(1', DSLR)
Prod/Commission: Brno16 / LEMMA Laboratory

BRNO16 INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (CZ)




2015
FAREWELL - Director, Writer
(1', DSLR)
Prod/Commission: Remake Film Festival

REMAKE FILM FESTIVAL (UK)




2013
CIGANO (Gypsy) - Director, Writer, Editor
(18'20"; DCP)
Prod: David & Golias
Funding:
      Ministry of Culture • ICA 
      RTP TV broadcaster 


AWARDS and MENTIONS

CANNES COURT MÉTRAGE Short Film Corner Selection [2013]
• Coup de Coeur des Programmateurs Internacionaux •

FESTIVAL DER NATIONEN [Lenzing/Austria, 2014]
Lenzing Award in Silver

SXV SHORTCUTZ XPRESS VISEU, [Portugal, September 2014]
Best Film Award
Winner of the Fortnight

SHORTS ON TAP [London/UK, 2014]
Best Short Film
Top 7 Shorts of 2014

CAMINHOS DO CINEMA PORTUGUÊS [Coimbra/Portugal, 2014]
Best Supporting Actor Award for Jaime Freitas

TORONTO WILDSOUND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL [Canada]
Best Global Performance Award for Tiago Aldeia and Jaime Freitas
Best Cinematography Award for DOP Vasco Viana

LISBOA INT. FESTIVAL OF QUEER FILM [Portugal, 2014]
Best Short Film Audience Award

FARCUME ・ FARO INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL [Portugal, 2014]
Medal for Best Fiction Film

İZMIR INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL [Turkey, 2014]
Golden Cat Award for Best 3 International Fiction

PORTO SHORTCUTZ [Portugal, January 2015]
Best Short Film Award

LISBOA SHORTCUTZ [Portugal, February 2015]
Best Short Film Award

CINEUPHORIA AWARDS [Portugal, 2015]
Top Shorts of the Year Award - Cigano by David Bonneville
Best Cinematography Award - Vasco Viana
Best Actor in a Short Film Award - Tiago Aldeia

FARO SHORTCUTZ FESTIVAL [Portugal, March 2015]
Best Short Jury Award
Best Short Audience Award

MEXICAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL [Mexico, 2015]
Golden Palm Award for Best Short Film

ELCHE INT. FILM FESTIVAL [Valencia/Spain]
--a Goya Awards Qualifying Festival--
Elche City Award for Best Short Film

ANNUAL AWARDS SHORTCUTZ VISEU [Portugal, 2015]
Best Director Award - David Bonneville
Best Actor Award - Tiago Aldeia

TWELVE MONTHS FILM FESTIVAL [Cluj/Romania, 2016]
Best Director Award - David Bonneville

THE CAMBRIDGE STRAWBERRY FILM FESTIVAL [UK, 2016]
Cambridge Cinema Shorts Official Commendation

GAROA AWARDS [São Paulo/Brasil, 2021]
Best Director Award - David Bonneville
Best Screenplay Award - David Bonneville, Diego Rocha
Best Narrative Film Award - Fernando Vendrell
Best Cinematography Award - Vasco Viana
Best Supporting Actor Award - Tiago Aldeia

ATHENS INTERNATIONAL ART FILM FESTIVAL [Greece, 2021]
Best Sound Design – David Bonneville, Tiago Matos

BRAZIL INTERNATIONAL INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL [Rio, 2021]
Best Director International Medium-Length Film - David Bonneville
Best Actor of International Medium-Length Film to Jaime Freitas
Best Supporting Actor of Medium-Length Film to Tiago Aldeia
Best Screenplay Medium-Length Film - David Bonneville, Diego Rocha
Best Editing of Medium-Length Film - Mariana Gaivão, David Bonneville
Best Trailer - João Seiça, David Bonneville

FESTIVALS

LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL, Switzerland
VILA DO CONDE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL, Portugal
HAMPTONS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL [New York/USA, 2013]
-1 of the 5 Golden Starfish Award nominees
CORK Film Festival, Ireland
CINEMED MONTPELLIER Mediterranean Film Festival, France
PALESTINIAN International Young Filmmakers Festival, Palestine
ADANA GOLDEN BOLL Film Festival, Turkey
BRISTOL ENCOUNTERS International Film Festival, England
KOLKATA Shorts International Film Festival, India
SARASOTA Film Festival, Florida/USA
TAMPERE Film Festival, Finland
LONDON Shorts Film Festival, England
LEUVEN International Short Film Festival, Belgium
ISTAMBUL International Short Film Festival, Turkey
BREST EUROPEAN Film Festival, France
PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF SHORT FILMS, USA
MUNICH International Short Film Festival, Germany
CINEMAJAM, invited film & director for Q&A, London/UK
BFI LONDON LG Film Festival, Tell Me Your Story programme
MANCHESTER International Film Festival, UK
NEW YORK PORTUGUESE Short Film Fest, Tribeca-Lisbon, US/PT
CINERAMA.BC International Film Festival, Santa Catarina/Brazil
LARISSA Mediterranean Festival of New Film-makers, Greece
ATHENS Psarokokalo Film Festival, Greece
INDPANDA International Film Festival, Hong Kong/China
KINEMASTIK International Short Film festival, Malta
ARKADIA SHORT FEST, Romania
CINEMA CITY International Film Festival, Serbia
PORTO7 International Short Film Festival, Portugal
THE PORTOBELLO Film Festival, UK
AVVANTURA Film Festival Zadar, Crotaia
AYVALıK International Film Festival, Turkey
OPUZEN Film Festival, Croatia
ROTTERDAM Film in de Buurt, Holland
WEITERSTADT Open-Air Filmfest, Germany
RHODE ISLAND International Film Festival, USA
CINEUPHORIA AWARDS 2015, Portugal
IRIS PRIZE AWARDS, Cardiff/Wales
TOFIFEST International Film Festival, Poland
FESANCOR CHILE Short Film Festival of Santiago
TANGER International Film Festival, Morrocco
TIMISHORTS Film Festival, Romania
SEATTLE Latino Film Festival, USA
BUDAPEST International Short Film Festival, Hungary
AESTHETICA Short Film Festival, York/UK
FRINGE Film Festival, London/UK
CINEDAYS Festival of European Film, Macedonia
BRATISLAVA International Film Festival, Slovakia
KONSTANZER Kurz Film Spiele, Germany
MADRID Festival Cinematográfico Internacional el Ojo Cojo, Spain
BARCELONA Festival Cinematográfico Internacional el Ojo Cojo, Spain
20th LEUVEN Short Film Festival, Focus on Portugal Special Screening
MIX BRAZIL International Film Festival, São Paulo
NEW YORK PORTUGUESE Short Film Festival Extension:
São Paulo [Brazil, 2014]; Luanda [Africa, 2014]; San Francisco, Massachussetts [USA, 2014]; Poznan, Warsaw, Krakow [Poland, 2014]; Johannesburg [S.Africa, 2014]; Sydney [Australia, 2014]; London [UK, 2014]
SXSW -SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST FILM FESTIVAL [Texas/USA, 2014]
-Grand Jury Award Nominee--
ANKARA PinkLife Film Festival, Special screening
TURKISH RED CROSS - Portuguese night, Izmir
THE SHORTEST DAY, Porto/Portugal
A PORTUGUESE LOVE AFFAIR [London/England, 2014]
-David Bonneville Retrospective
FICG GUADALAJARA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL [Mexico,'14]
-ibero-american shorts nominee
GARDEN STATE Film Festival, New Jersey/USA
AMSTERDAM ROZE FILMDAGEN, Holland
ISTAMBUL MODERN CINEMA - Best Of Ankara PinkLife, Turkey
CINEMATHEQUE TORRES NOVAS, Portugal
SHANGHAI LONG WEEK OF SHORT FILM FESTIVAL, China
LONDON Short Film Festival Special screening, UK
SANTANDER PIELAGOS EN CORTO Film Festival, Spain
FESTIVAL LUSO-BRASILEIRO FARCUME, Paraíba/Brazil
SHORT FILM NIGHT at The Joiners Arms, UK
FESTin-Festival de Cinema da Língua Portuguesa, Portugal
BYRON BAY International Film Festival, Australia
CBA Cinema Bloggers Awards (1 of the 5 nominees)
TRIESTE MAREMETRAGGIO International Short Film Festival, Italy
ISCHIA International Film Festival, Gulf of Naples/Italy
DURBAN Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, South Africa
CABO VERDE Festival de Cinema LGBT, Africa
RIO Festival Gay de Cinema, Rio de Janeiro/Brazi
ZURICH PinkApple Film Festival, Switzerland (one of the 6 nominees)
LEIRIA Film Festival, Portugal
FIBABC Festival Iberoamericano de Cortometrajes, Spain
BRNO16 Film Festival, Czech Republic
ARTRio - Rio International Contemporary Art Fair, Brazil
INDIAN Cine Film Festival, Mumbai/India
BERLIN Shortcutz Especial, Germany
BROOKLYN Cinema Club, NY/USA
SELAR FILM CLUB, UK
THE FILM BUNCH/THE ROXY SCREEN, UK
NEUROPA ROAD MAP programme, UK
STRAWBERRY SHORTS, Cambridge, UK
ALTFEST FILM PROGRAMME, Courthouse Theatre New York, USA
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF PORTUGAL⎪CITAR, Research Centre in Science and Technology of the Arts
INSTITUTO POLITÉCNICO DO PORTO, MA Audiovisual Communication (ESMAD)
VILA REAL Capital of Culture in Atlantic Axis, PT
GAROA AWARDS, The Eleventh Art Festivals, São Paulo
BFI NEIGHBOURHOOD CINEMA: WEST HAMPSTEAD CINECLUB
BUENOS AIRES LAFIC, Lanus Festival Internacional de Cine, Argentina
INDIEPASION IBERO-AMERICAN Film Festival, Miami/USA
FICA, FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINEMA de ARTE, PT
PORTUGUESE CINEMATHEQUE - FILM MUSEUM
-\"New Visions\" programmme
ATHENS ART FILM FESTIVAL, Greece

Markets
Market DRAMA FF, Greece
Market CLERMONT-FERRAND FF, France
Market AIX EN PROVENCE FF, France
Market BERLINALE EFM, Germany

Distribution
available on AMAZON
FILMDOO, Worldwide
FILMIN, Portugal
INDIEFLIX* Worldwide
*"Trending Now" Top Viewings & Top Ratings 2015
OUTTV, Canada, Germany, Sweden, The Netherlands,
Baltic States, Luxembourg, Poland and Belgium

TV Broadcast
TV CULTURA, Brazil
TVCINE - David Bonneville Retrospective
RTP2, Cinemax curtas, Portugal
EUROCHANNEL TV, Europe, Africa and America
OUTTV, Canada, Germany, Sweden, The Netherlands,
Baltic States, Luxembourg, Poland and Belgium




2010
SIR KEN ADAM’S BERLINALE BIRTHDAY STATEMENT - Director
(5',HD)
Prod/Commission:
            Berlinale Internationale Filmfestspiele GmbH  (DE) 




2009
EDEN - Director, Writer, Producer (1',HDV)
Commission:
        The One Minutes Foundation Amsterdam (NL)	

AWARD

RENDERYARD ONE MINUTE CHALLENGE [UK, 2009]
Winner of the Audience Award

FESTIVALS

CITY One Minutes Lisbon Film Festival: World Expo Shanghai
SLOVAKIA Advertising Life 2010: 20 years of freedom!?
LONDON VHS Projector Nights Film Festival, UK
PORTO7 - Oporto International Short Film Festival
PRIMEIRAS Film Festival & Video Art, Lisbon
LISBON 8th Long Night of Short Films Festival, Portugal
TORONTO Worldwide Short Film Festival, Canada
AMSTERDAM The One Minutes Awards Film Festival, Netherlands
SHORTCUTZ Film Festival, Lisbon
FUSO INTERNATIONAL VIDEO ART FESTIVAL, DUPLACENA・TEMPS d'IMAGE, [Lisbon, 2010]
IDEM CORDOBA International Film Festival [Spain, 2010]
-David Bonneville Showcase
A PORTUGUESE LOVE AFFAIR [London/UK, 2014]
-David Bonneville Retrospective
PORTUGUESE CINEMATHEQUE - FILM MUSEUM [Lisbon, 2017]
-"New Visions" programmme

Distribution
Renderyard Film Agency




2009
L’ARC-EN-CIEL (Arch In The Sky) -
Director, Writer, Co-producer (20’,HD)
Prod: David & Golias
Funding:
     Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
     RTP2 public TV broadcaster (PT)

AWARDS and MENTIONS

MOSTRALÍNGUA · PORTUGUESE LANGUAGE INT. FILM FESTIVAL [Coimbra, 2009]
Best Actress Award for Sofia Ferrão

FESTIVAL der NATIONEN [Ebensee/Áustria, 2010]
Jury Honourable Mention


FESTIVALS

FUNDAÇÃO CALOUSTE GULBENKIAN, premiere
QUEERLISBOA International Film Festival
MOSTRALÍNGUA · PORTUGUESE LANGUAGE INT. FILM FESTIVAL
12th SeLFF · SEOUL INT. FILM FESTIVAL [South Korea, 2010]
-David Bonneville Shorts Retrospective
CLERMONT-FERRAND Film Festival Market, France
PORTOBELLO London Film Festival UK
AZORES Film Festival, Portugal
BFI LONDON LGFF, Digital Technology Long & Short of It programme
SOHO Picture House - invited film and director, UK
MOSTRA 09- ESTGM / Mirandela Town Council - invited film
FANTASPORTO International Fantastic Film Festival, Portugal
BUDAPEST International Short Film Festival, Hungary
MIAMI EUROPEAN FILM FESTIVAL, USA
HUMANITY EXPLORED FILM FESTIVAL, USA
MILAN ICF International Film Festival, Italy
BILBAO International Film Festival Zinegoak, Spain
IDEM CORDOBA International Film Festival [Spain, 2010]
Festival de Curtas-metragens em Flagrante, itinerant/Portugal
VISEU CINEMA CLUB, Portugal
HONG KONG InDPanda International Film Festival, China
PRIMEIRAS Film Festival, Lisbon
QUITO International Erotic Film Festival, Ecuador
PORTO7 - Oporto International Short Film Festival
LA PAZ International Film Festival, Bolivia
LONDON Network Film Festival, England
MONTEVIDEO Ibero-American conferences 2010, Uruguay
SHORTCUTZ LISBOA - invited film, Portugal
QUESTEUROPE International Authors Film Festival [Poland, 2011]
-David Bonneville Showcase
A PORTUGUESE LOVE AFFAIR [London/UK, 2014]
-David Bonneville Retrospective
HARDCLUB SHORTCUTZ PORTO - invited film, Portugal
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF PORTUGAL [2016]
-CITAR, Research Centre in Science and Technology of the Arts
ESMAD SUPERIOR SCHOOL OF MEDIA, ARTS & DESIGN. IPP. [2016]
-MA Audiovisual Communication

Distribution
Bosque Secreto, Portugal
ArtCinema, St. Petersberg/Russia
Outtv, Canada, Germany, Sweden, The Netherlands,
Baltic States, Luxembourg, Poland and Belgium

TV Broadcast
TVCINE - David Bonneville Retrospective
RTP2 Public TV broadcaster, Portugal
MVM Channel, Zon \ Cabovisão, Portugal
PORTO TV Channel, Portugal
OUTTV, Canada, Germany, Sweden, The Netherlands,
Baltic States, Luxembourg, Poland and Belgium



									
2008
HEIKO - Director, Writer, Production designer, Editor
(13’,Sp8mm & 16mm/ HD)
Prod/Funding:
         DFFB / Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (PT)	

AWARDS and MENTIONS

SLAMDANCE FILM FESTIVAL [Park City, Utah/USA, 2008]
10th Anniversary Special Mention

24th MIX:COPENHAGEN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL [2009]
Best Short Film Award

10th IRIS PRIZE COUNTDOWN [Wales/UK, 2016]
Best Iris Short 2009 (Festival Director's Choice)


FESTIVALS

INDIELISBOA Lisbon International Independent Film Festival, Portugal
TIFF TRANSYLVANIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, Cluj/Romania
TORONTO Insideout International Film Festival, Canada
RUSHES SOHO International Short Film Festival, London
NEW YORK ROCHESTER ImageOut Film Festival, USA
PARIS Chéries-Chéris International Film Festival, France
MELBOURNE International Queer Film Festival, Australia
BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL - Berlinale Talents
SLAMDANCE FILM FESTIVAL, Park City, Utah, USA
CAPE VERDE – Selected for the 150th anniversary celebration festival of Praia, Santiago Island
MOSTRA 08 - Technology and Management School of Mirandela / Mirandela Town Council - invited film
POMPEU FABRA UNIVERSITY - 'New Expressions in Portuguese Film', Masters in Design & Art Direction, Barcelona
EARLY MELONS International Student Film Festival, Slovakia
BRUSSELS Pink Screens Alternative Film Festival, Belgium
TURIN International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
CHILE’s Cine 2.0 Film Festival
MOSTRA Curtas e Vídeo Experimental de Setúbal, Portugal
EXTREMADURA FanCineGay Festival Internacional de Cine, Spain
HOLEBIKORT Film Festival, Belgium
MIX BRAZIL Film Festival, São Paulo/Brazil
INDPANDA International Short Film Festival, Hong Kong/China
ST. PETERSBURG BEGINNING Festival of Student Films, Russia
PHILADELPHIA International GL Film Festival, USA
SEATTLE Lesbian and Gay Film Festival, USA
Festival del Sol, Canary Islands, Spain
Festival del Mar, Ibiza e Majorca, Spain
TEL AVIV TLVFEST International Film Festival, Israel
BARCELONA International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (with the support from Instituto Camões)
MIX MILANO Film Festival, Italy
THESSALONIKI International Cultural Panorama Film Festival, Greece
HANOVER Perlen-Filmfest, Germany
MANCHESTER European KinoFilm Festival, UK
LONDON's East End Film Festival, England
CARDIFF’s Iris Prize Festival, Wales
DUBLIN’s Gaze Film Festival, Ireland
QUESTEUROPE International Authors Film Festival, Poland
-David Bonneville Showcase
MONTPELLIER Amadis Festival du Film, France
HELSINKI Vinokino Film Festival, Finland
HUMANITY EXPLORED Film Festival, USA
AMSTERDAM Roze Film Festival, Holland
BILBAO International Film Festival Zinegoak, Spain
THAI Short Film & Video Festival
IDEM CORDOBA International Film Festival, Spain
LISBON International Queer Film Festival, Portugal
BRISBANE Queer Film Festival, Australia
ATHENS Outview Film Festival, Greece
CZECH Mezipatra Film Festival, Czech Republic
KRAKOW AMDL International Film Festival, Poland
COLOMBIAN Tour Ciclo Rosa: Bogota, Medellín, Barranquilha and Cali
LLAMALE H Film Festival, Uruguay
KOTA 2023 Festival of Short Minimalist Films, Macedónia
FRINGE Film Festival, UK
ZOOM ZBIZENIA International Film Festival, Poland
FILMUL de PIATRA - special section Umbre, Romania
IMAGO Festival Internacional de Cinema Jovem, Portugal
AUSTIN International GL Film Festival, Texas, USA
Festival de la Luna, Valencia/Spain
BELGRADE Merlinka Film Festival, Serbia
BRATISLAVA Filmovy festival Inakosti, Slovákia
INDONESIA’s Q! Film Festival
EL LUGAR SIN LIMITES Festival de Cine LGBT, Ecuador
MUMBAI Kashish International Film Festival, India
SPEECH MOTION Film and Poetry Festival, London
12th SELFF · SEOUL INT. FILM FESTIVAL [South Korea, 2010]
-David Bonneville Retrospective
A PORTUGUESE LOVE AFFAIR [London/England, 2014]
-David Bonneville Retrospective
SELAR CINEMA [London/UK, 2016]
FILM VAULT PRESENTS [Manchester/UK, 2017]
TERROR MOLINS FILM FESTIVAL, [Barcelona/Spain, 2019]
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF PORTUGAL [Porto, 2020]
-Art, Science & Technology Masterclass

Distribution
Acquisition in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by Salzgeber & Co. Medien GmbH
Distribution in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Malta and Gibrltar by Peccadillo Pictures
Distribution worldwide (other than United Kingdom, Ireland, Malta and Gibrltar) by IndieFlix
Distribution in Canada, Germany, Sweden, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Poland and Belgium by Outtv

Cinema Screenings
CINE-EAST programme, London/UK
KINOGRUPPE ROLLENWECHSEL CINEMA, Oldenberg/Germany
DANISH CINEMATEQUE/Kulturopa, Portuguese Film Week in Copenhagen
MONTEVIDEO CINEMATEQUE, selection for the Gulbenkian Foundation Film week. Uruguay
NIMAS CINEMA: selected by Lisbon's Town Council
CINECLUBE ELECTRA, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
CINECLUBE DO PORTO, Portugal

TV Broadcast
TVCINE - David Bonneville Retrospective
RTP2 National TV, Cinemax programme, Portugal
GLOBO Futura Channel, Brazil
MVM Channel, Zon \ Cabovisão, Portugal
QTV Channel, MEO, Portugal
OUTTV, Canada, Germany, Sweden, The Netherlands,
Baltic States, Luxembourg, Poland and Belgium





2007
PHOTOMOTION - Director, Writer, Camera, Editor
(1',HDV)
Commission: The One Minutes Foundation Amsterdam (NL)
Prod/Funding:
         Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

AWARD

GAROA AWARDS [São Paulo, 2021]
Best Cast of Micro Short Film

FESTIVALS

GHENT One Minutes Open Festival, Belgium
NEW YORK Zero Film Festival, USA
LOS ANGELES Zero Film Festival, USA
RIO de JANEIRO The One Minutes Film Festival
RENDERYARD One Minute Challenge
SÃO PAULO The One Minutes Film Festival, Brazil
ENCONTROS de VIANA VIII Film and Video Festival, Portugal
BRASÍLIA Festival do Minuto, Brasil
CURITIBA estival do Minuto, BrasilCFC
TORONTO WORLDWIDE Film Festival, Canada
-BabelgumTV Launch
CINECLUBE DE VISEU, Portugal
Advertising Life 2010: 20 years of freedom!? - Slovakia
12th SELFF · SEOUL INT. FILM FESTIVAL [South Korea, 2010]
IDEM CÓRDOBA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
-David Bonneville Showcase
-David Bonneville Shorts Retrospective
A PORTUGUESE LOVE AFFAIR [London/England, 2014]
-David Bonneville Retrospective
LONDON In-Cahoots Indie Film Festival, UK
THE ELEVENTH ART FESTIVALS [São Paulo]
     				       
Distribution
Renderyard Film Agency



				
2007
THE BALCONY - Director, Cinematographer
(7’,DVCAM) based on the poetic prose by Filipa Leal
Commission: Porto City Council Theatre Campo Alegre (PT)
Funding:
     Foundation for the Sciences & Development 

Exclusively produced for the monthly ‘Quintas de Leitura’ Poetry Venue at Porto City Council Theatre Campo Alegre
Exhibited as video installation at the Japan Pecha Kucha Night Porto, Casa do Conto Guest House




2005
MAQUETTE - Director, Writer, Co-producer
(5’33”,miniDV)
Prod: Katada Films (ES)

AWARD
			 			
BARCELONA QUICKFLICKWORLD FILM FESTIVAL, Spain
Jury Award for Best Short Film

FESTIVALS & SCREENINGS

L'ALTERNATIVA - Barcelona Independent Film Festival, Spain
GALGB Contemporary Art Gallery - video installation - Porto and Lisbon
CLERMONT-FERRAND Short Film Festival Market, France
SÃO PAULO QFW Film Festival Jury selection showcase, Brazil
LONDON QFW Film Festival Jury selection showcase, UK
BERLIN QFW Film Festival Jury selection showcase, Germany
A PORTUGUESE LOVE AFFAIR [London/England, 2014]
-David Bonneville Retrospective
PORTUGUESE CINEMATHEQUE - FILM MUSEUM [Lisbon, 2017]
-"New Visions" programmme
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF PORTUGAL [Porto, 2020]
-Art, Science & Technology Masterclass




    
2004
LE DÉJEUNER RÉPÉTER - Director, Writer, Camera
(2’30”,DVCAM)
Commission: B.TV (ES)
Funding:
      Moebius TV 	

TV Broadcast
Exclusively produced for and aired on the BoingBoingBuddha TV programme nº136 - B.TV (Barcelona TV channel)





JURY MEMBER



2021
Jury member
WORLD Student Film Festival, South Africa

2020
Jury member of "Essays" competition
CAMINHOS DO CINEMA PORTUGUÊS FESTIVAL, PT

2019
Jury Member
(shorts and features)
10th PIÉLAGOS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, ES

2018
Selection Comittee Member
AQUILA AWARDS - FENIX CINEMATOGRAPHIC ASSOCIATION, PT

2016
Jury Member
57th BRNO16 INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL, CZ

2015 + 2016
Jury in the End of Term Auditions
SCHOOL of FILM ACTING, UK

2014
Jury Member
SHORTSONTAP FILM FESTIVAL, UK

2011
Jury Member
(national and international)
QUESTEUROPE AUTEUR FILM FESTIVAL, PL




HONOREE



2010
FILM / CINEMA Representative amongst the 10 Arts & Culture constituents at the "Assembly with the Prime Minister,
100 Days of the Portuguese Government"
MINISTRY OF CULTURE, Portugal



LECTURER / COACH



Since 2015
Mentor to Graduate and Undergratuate Film students
UNIVERSITY OF WESTMINSTER, UK

"Having you as my mentor has been the most rewarding part of my university experience"
Harry Kelf, 2017 (Film studies BA student)


2021
Lecture Series: My Career in the Creative Space and Film
DR CHALLONER'S HIGH SCHOOL, Bucks/UK


2021
Invited Lecturer: Film Directing module
Higher Education degree
RESTART - INSTITUTE OF CREATIVITY & NEW TECHNOLOGIES


2020
Invited Lecturer: Film Theory & Film Narrative
Higher Education degree
RESTART - INSTITUTE OF CREATIVITY & NEW TECHNOLOGIES


2020
Masterclass Leader in Film Directing
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF PORTUGAL [School of Arts, Porto]


Since 2013
Workshop leader
THE ACTORS CENTRE, London/UK

"very well designed and a great approach to screen acting" Zee Filho, 2017

"encouraged me to keep going, keep growing and be more fearless"
Lesley Curtis-Brown, 2016

"calm, intensive, supremely effective.
A great day of preparation and shooting with David Bonneville"

Ed Zephyr, 2017

"a real journey of progress" Vicky Winning, 2016

"what a great class" Peter Revel-Walsh, 2015

"big thanks to DB for a fascinating day" Sophie Steel, 2015

"your holistic approach was both insightful and inspiring"
Rachel Nussbaum, 2013

"terrific 3 day workshop with David Bonneville" Gerard Cooke, 2013


2017
Instant Movie Maker Workshop leader
BRNO16/ MASARYK UNIVERSITY.
Czech Republic

"Great, experienced and friendly tutor."
Alex Dekan. 2017

"It was brilliant!
I'll never forget this beautiful workshop.
Thank you for your time, passion, advice and enthusiasm
"
Veronika Planerova, 2017

"It was great!"
Ata Cerná, 2017

"The tutor was chilled and his advice was on point.
I hope this will continue also next year"

Roman Oravec, 2017

"What I most liked was the energy and inspiration for work"
Petr Žemla, 2017

"It was interesting to find that we learned more in 4 mornings
at the workshop than in 1 month at University!!"

Roman Oravec, 2017


2016-2018
-Examinations Officer
-Cover Teacher (Drama, Media, Design, Literature)
Specialist Arts Colleges in London
PROTOCOL UK

2017
Artist Talk
PORTUGUESE CINEMATHEQUE - FILM MUSEUM, Lisbon

2016
Guest Lecturer> Artist Talk
CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF PORTUGAL. CITAR/UCP, Porto

2016
Guest Lecturer> Open Class
SUPERIOR SCHOOL OF MEDIA, ARTS & DESIGN. ESMAD
POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE of PORTO. IPP, Porto

2016
Drama workshop leader
(infant, junior and senior school age groups)
THE DISRAELI SCHOOL, Buckinghamshire/UK

2015
Workshop leader
Character construction for the Screen
CINEMALOGIA - CAMINHOS DO CINEMA PORTUGUÊS, Portugal

2013
Guest speaker at the Directors Panel: Tips on communicating and
sustaining a consistent creative vision across large-scale, serial productions
--Industry Focus Seminars
LONDON BROADCAST VIDEO EXPO

2010
Guest speaker at the MA Screenwriting
UNIVERSITY OF WESTMINSTER, UK

2010
Lecturer
-On the way to the perfect shot: the synergies in film directing
-From Script to Screen - the role of marketing in every step of creation
-Film Theory in Practice
--FILM FESTIVAL OF ANDALUSIA
UNIVERSITY FILM CONFERENCES, Spain

2009
Lecturer
Filmmaking Masterclass
--AV AND MEDIA UNDERGRADUATES
UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES, Portugal

2007
Lecturer
The director's role in the complex chain of production
--AV AND MEDIA UNDERGRADUATES
UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES, Portugal





ON SET :



2016
Assistant in Screenland (documentary)
RED_BULL_TV / SCHOOL of HUMANS (UK/USA)

2016
Voice Recording Coach to Conrado Faria
MULTIVOICE LIMITED (UK)

2015
Assistant in Genius’ (opening credits) a Stephen Hawking’s programme
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC / PBS (USA) / CHANNEL4 (UK)

2010/2011
Assistant Director in the Anhanguera BBC series at
BBC WORLD SERVICE / GENIUM (UK)

2009
Casting assistant for Brand vision Unilever advert at
EVIDENTLY (UK)

2009
Script consultant in Heist (6',HD) by Brian De Vore
DV UK Films (NL)
--NEDERLANDS FILM FESTIVAL--

2008
Location manager assistant in Lost Persons Area by Caroline Strubbe
(UK correspondent)
ARTEMIS PRODUCTIONS / MINDS MEET (BE) / DE PRODUCTIE (NL)
--CANNES FILM FESTIVAL SACD Award Winner--

2007
1st AD in Pizza Boy by Gonçalo Português (7',16mm)
GULBENKIAN FOUNDATION (PT)

2007
1st AD in Wrap-A-Round by Eduardo Abrantes (6',16mm)
GULBENKIAN FOUNDATION (PT)

2004
Art department daily in Fragile by Jaume Balagueró (93’,35mm)
FILMAX (ES)
--Winner GOYA Best Special Effects--
--Winner BARCELONA Film Awards Best Editing + Cinematography--
      
2004
Art department assistant in H2Ombre by Augusto de Fraga (15’,16mm)
RCR FILMS (ES)

2004
1st AD in McDonald’s Mediterranean salad advert directed by Augusto de Fraga
RCR FILMS (ES)

2004
2nd AD in McDonald’s McSalad Plus advert directed by Daniel Benmayor
RCR FILMS (ES)

2004
2nd AD in Ponto Verde - Eco Spot advert directed by Daniel Benmayor
RCR FILMS (ES)

2004
2nd AD in XTVL Xarxa Televisions Locals advert (8’,HDCAM) by Hug Codinach
EL TERRAT (ES)

2004
Script Supervisor in Pastillas de Freno music clip by Estopa directed by Núria Monferrer
EL TERRAT (ES)

2004
Script supervisor in MACBA’s 10th anniversary advert (2’,16mm) directed by Andres Duque
PIRÁMIDE (ES)

2004
Scriptwriter, interviewer and presenter (Electronic News-Gathering) of Infos Idiomes
BARCELONA TELEVISION (ES)

2003
1st AD in I’m Never Where You Think I Am (20’,35mm) by Jorge Cramez
AR de FILMES (PT)

2003
3rd AD in Lagardère (period movie,16mm) by Henri Helman
TELFRANCE / CANAL+ (FR) / ANIMATÓGRAFO II (PT)

2002
PA to Cannes Palme d’Or winner Manoel de Oliveira
and
Assistant to Actors:
Catherine DENEUVE,
John MALKOVICH,
Irene PAPAS,
Filipa ALMEIDA,
Stefania SANDRELLI,
Leonor SILVEIRA
in A Talking Picture (96’,35mm)
GEMINI Films (FR) / MADRAGOA FILMES (PT)
--VENICE Golden Lion nominee and SIGNIS Award Winner--

2002
Coach to actress Christine Chansou for feature film project
GÉMINI FILMS (FR)
               		
2002
Production assistant intern in Just By Chance by Rita Nunes
CLAP FILMES / RTP (PT)
--Winner “TV Prix Europa Special” at the 17th PRIX EUROPA BERLIN--

2002
Art department in Philipines Audiovision (10',16mm) by Alba Mora
RAVAL FILMS (ES)

2001
Casting assistant in A Film Without a Story (29’,B-cam) by Pedro Cruz
EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE PORTO2001 (PT)
--Winner of "Best Short Film" at Odisseia das Imagens Festival--

2000
1st assistant to video artist Douglas Gordon in Feature Film
MACS (PT) / ARTANGEL (UK)



ON SET :

SMALL ROLES / CAMEOS


2017
Lawyer (character) - series Black Earth Rising
BBC DRAMA / NETFLIX

2017
.Double - King of Thieves
STUDIOCANAL

2016
.Stand-in - Alien
20th CENTURY FOX

2016
SOE Officer (character) - Allied
PARAMOUNT PICTURES

2012
Myself - Anhanguera series
BBC WORLDWIDE

2005
Myself (voice) - Maquette
KATADA FILMS




OFFICE-BASED PRODUCTION, DISTRIBUTION, SCRIPT DEVELOPMENT EDITING



2015/17
Development editing. Digital Content editor. Script Supervisor. Quality control.
PEARSON (UK)

2013/15
Digital Production Assistant and Quality Control
UNIFIED (UK)

2014
Development editor and Continuity of TV Scripts for fiction serial Rebeldes
REDE RECORD (BR) / SELECTAVISIÓN (ES)

2012
International TV fiction and documentaries sales assistant at eOne
eOne ENTERTAINMENT ONE (UK)

2011
Digital production assistant and Development editing at the BBC
BBC (UK)

2010/2011
Production assistant for the Anhanguera BBC series at
BBC / GENIUM CREATIVE (UK)

2009
Marketing and Business Affairs assistant for the Cannes Film Festival at
HANWAY FILMS (UK)

2005/07
Product Co-ordinator/Product Manager and Quality Control of features and serials for DVD/TV distribution in the Spanish and Portuguese markets at SelectaVisión/
NBC_UNIVERSAL PICTURES (ES/PT)



TRANSLATION and JOURNALISM (FILM)



2014
Translator of Director's Notes & Technical and Creative Supporting Statements for Pedro Serrazina's "Her House"
TERRATREME (PT)

2013
Translator of film script "September" by Leonor Noivo
Translated English version was selected to represent Portugal at the EuroConnection Forum 2014
@ CLERMONT-FERRAND Film Market, France
TERRATREME (PT)

2004
Feature Interviewer - Manoel de Oliveira at the Portuguese Arts Festival in Barcelona
BARCELONA TELEVISION (ES)
*archived at the Film Museum - Manoel de Oliveira Collection

2002/03
Film critic and Interviewer - Manoel de Oliveira and Leonor Baldaque - for bilingual arts magazine
LATITUDES CAHIERS LUSOPHONES (FR)
*archived at the Film Museum - Manoel de Oliveira Collection
	
1999/04
Film critic for digital cinema magazine
C de CRITICA (PT/ ES/ FR)
		

EDUCATION


2008/09
ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP
MA SCREENWRITING & PRODUCING for FILM and TELEVISION

University of Westminster, School of Media, Arts and Design. London
 
2007
FILM DIRECTING DIPLOMA
DFFB German Film and Television Academy Berlin
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. Lisbon

2001/02
EU SOCRATES-ERASMUS SCHOLARSHIP
FILM & TV STUDIES

University of Pompeu Fabra, Faculty of Communication. Barcelona

1997/02
BA (Hons) SOUND & IMAGE, major in TELEVISION
(1st Class degree)
Catholic University of Portugal, School of Arts. Porto

1997
Certificate of Proficiency in English
University of Cambridge



TALENT DEVELOPMENT SELECTED


CORK Film Festival - Talent Development Campus* 2015
[*with support from Creative Skillset’s Film Skills Fund]
BFI LONDON Film Festival - Think-Shoot-Distribute 2013
LOCARNO Film Festival - Filmmaker's Academy 2013
BERLIN Film Festival - Berlinale Talent Campus 2008


LANGUAGES


English / Portuguese (Fluent - born Portuguese; English educated),
Spanish (Fluent), French (conversational), Italian / Catalan (basic)




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