BIO.

Born in Brazil. Grew up in Boston.

Felipe spent the last decade working between LA and NYC on commercials, music videos, and films. He has directed works for some of the biggest brands in the world like Apple, The Financial Times, SAP, Expedia, Jeep, and Al Gore's 'The Climate Reality Project.'

He is best known for his brand film work. He has created iconic films that have generated millions of views and massive brand recognition for his clients. Felipe focuses on story and character, building sincere performances and emotional impact with cinematic visuals.

His work has been nominated for over 30 international awards and has won 18 gold prizes in festivals in London, Berlin, Paris, and New York City.

AWARDS. NOMINATIONS. SHORTLISTS.

iPlace: The Journey
Shortlist
Craft: Direction

Berlin Commercial Awards
Berlin, Germany


iPlace: The Journey

Winner - Best Commercial
Los Angeles Film Awards
Los Angeles, CA

iPlace: The Journey
Winner - Best Commercial

Paris Play Film Festival
Paris, France


iPlace: The Journey

Winner - Best Commercial - Jury Prize
Wales International Film Festival
Wales, U.K.
 

Unimed: Sounds
Winner - Bronze
CCSP

São Paulo, Brazil
 

Unimed: Sounds
Winner - Best Commercial
Profissionais do Ano - Região Sul

Brazil
 

Unimed: Sounds
Winner - Regional Commercial of the Year
SBT Commercial of the Year Awards

Brazil


“Âmbar” - Short Film
Winner - Audience Award

Haunted House Fearfest
Berlin, Germany

“Âmbar” - Short Film
Winner - Best Director

Emerge Film Festival
Lewiston, ME


“Âmbar” - Short Film
Winner - Quality Kill

Haunted House Fearfest
Main Event
Morecambe, England


“Âmbar” - Short Film
Official Selection

Austin After Dark Film Festival
Austin, TX

iPlace: Atleta
Winner - Best Commercial
Wales International Film Festival
Wales, U.K.

iPlace: Atleta
Winner - Best Commercial
Calcutta International Cult Film Festival
Calcutta, India

iPlace: Atleta

Winner - Best Commercial
L’age D’or International Film Festival
Calcutta, India

iPlace: Atleta

Winner - Best Commercial
South Film and Arts Academy Film Festival
Rancagua, Chile

iPlace: Atleta
Nominated - Best Commercial

Endorphin Awards
Paris, France

Expedia: Discover Your Aloha
Winner - Most Innovative Use of Content

Digiday Awards
New York, NY

Expedia: Discover Your Aloha
Honoree - Travel Category

Webby Awards

Expedia: Discover Your Aloha
Winner - Travel Grand Prix

MMG Global Awards

"I Only Tell The Truth" - Charlie Lim
Winner - Best Music Video

Winter Film Awards
New York, NY

"I Only Tell The Truth" - Charlie Lim
Winner - Best Music Video

ReelHeArt International Film Festival
Toronto, ON


"I Only Tell The Truth" - Charlie Lim
Finalist - Best Music Video

Silver Sound Showdown 7
Brooklyn, NY

"I Only Tell The Truth" - Charlie Lim
Semi-Finalist - Best Music Video

Red Rock Film Festival
Cedar City, UT

"I Only Tell The Truth" - Charlie Lim
Official Selection
Neu World International Film Festival
Cedar City, UT

"I Only Tell The Truth" - Charlie Lim
Official Selection 
WideScreen Film & Music Video Festival
Miami, FL

"Artful Dodger" - iNCH
Winner - Best Music Video

ReelHeArt International Film Festival
Toronto, ON

"Artful Dodger" - iNCH
Nominated - Best Concept

Ibiza Music Video Festival
Ibiza, Spain

"Artful Dodger" - iNCH
Honorable Mention 

ITSA International Film Festival
Sonoma, CA

"Artful Dodger" - iNCH
Official Selection 

NYLA International Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA

"Artful Dodger" - iNCH
Official Selection 

Kahbang International Film Festival
Bangor, Maine


"Artful Dodger" - iNCH
Official Selection 

Pollygrind International Film Festival
Las Vegas, NV

"Hero" - Noah
Nominated - Outstanding Director

Dahsyatnya Awards
Jakarta, Indonesia


"Hero" - Noah
Nominated - Outstanding Music Video

Dahsyatnya Awards
Jakarta, Indonesia


Free Energy
Nominated - Digital Content Award

22nd Annual Environmental Media Awards
Los Angeles, CA