About the director
Bruno Rosa was born May 19, 1984 in the Portuguese city of Covilhã. Son of a primary school teacher and a textile worker, after High School he went to Beira Interior University to study Biochemistry due to imposition of his father. He dropped out 2 years later to study Design of Communication and Audiovisual Production in Castelo Branco School of Arts and his graduation's final work was his first short film “The Ace of Spades” (2010). He then made an intership, under the EU Leonardo Da Vinci program, in Flatlight Films a production company based in Rovaniemi, Finland. He returned to Beira Interior University, but to do a master's degree in Film Studies which led him to do his latest short film, THE MAN WHO ROWED THE BOAT.