João Rosas was born in Lisbon on November 2, 1981. He studied Communication and Cinema in Lisbon and Bologna and London Film School with a grant from Gulbenkian Foundation. He is the author of three books (short stories) and the short films “My mother is a pianist”, “Entrecampos" and Maria do Mar, having been awarded in Portugal, Spain and Brazil. He had a grant in the Works research project, about representations of work in cinema. “Catavento” (2020) is his most recent film.