SHORTCUTZ OVAR JURY
JOSÉ ALBERTO RODRIGUES
PROFESSOR ARTS & TECHNOLOGY
For 12 years, José taught at the University – initial training courses for teachers of Visual and Technological Education and also Masters in the same area.
President of APEVT from 2006 to 2016 and Director of the Teacher Training Centre of this scientific association between 2009 and 2016.
José also works as trainer in the area of Arts and Technologies and has guided numerous teacher training courses over a period of more than 15 years.
He is the author of school textbooks, of the book “Analyse, Explore & Create”. He is currently developing editorial projects in the area of animated, mobile and pop-up books.
In 2014 he was Commissioner of the 7th International Illustration Meeting of S. João da Madeira.
He participates regularly in national and international Meetings and Conferences, either presenting communications or guiding workshops. He has now more than 30 articles published in journals and events.
Member of the Organising Committee of CINANIMA – International Animated Film Festival of Espinho since 1998, he is also the Coordinator of this Festival’s Educational Service.
He has participated in several juries in the fields of arts and education and was a member of the jury at film festivals such as “Curtas Sadinas”, “IFF – Immersive Film Festival 2015” and “FEST 2016”.
JOSÉ MIGUEL MOREIRA
SCREENWRITER & FILM DIRECTOR
Winner of more than a dozen awards in national and international cinema festivals, whether in script writing, either with short fiction films he has done, with the last two Fantasporto premiered in 2011 (A Parideira) and Fantasporto 2012 (System Failure). As director (and scriptwriter) he prepares a new short film project with the working title of “Aparições” which premiered expected in 2017.
IMAGE EDITOR AT RTP/PORTO
Image Editor at RTP / Porto.
He was the promoter and director of Ovarvídeo – National Video Festival of Ovar, from 1996 to 2004.
Since June 2013 coordinates “Ovarmemorias” a page of Ovar memories.
Received a Neptune “Culture 2001”, individual prize for the realization of the Ovarvídeo.