Victor Candeias is the DocNomads course director at ULHT Lisbon. He holds a Master in Film Studies, and since 2001 he’s a faculty instructor on documentary and fiction subjects in the film BA and MA degree courses.
He has been both a producer and a director for short films, commissioned documentaries and commercial videos from 1990 to 2007.
Some of his films received awards, including the “D. Quijote” for the fiction short “Night Story” (2005), which was broadcasted by RTP (national public television), funded by ICAM (national film institute), and presented in festivals and markets in Portugal, Spain, UK, France, Italy, Greece, Czech Republic, Japan and USA.
He published the book ”An Introduction to Documentary Scriptwriting“ in 2003.