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Joao Moreira Salles Net Worth

Joao Moreira Salles Net Worth is
$3.2 Billion

Joao Moreira Salles Bio/Wiki 2017

Joao Moreira Salles Net Worth $27 Billion

How to Get a Brazilian Documentary Filmmaker Joao Moreira Salles?

Based on Forbes, he was the 442nd richest man throughout that year.

Mr. Salles is a director, screenwriter and movie producer. He’s best known as one of the most important filmmakers of the recent Brazilian generation. Among his notable works include News from a Private War (1999), Nelson Freire (2003), Entreatos (2004) and Santiago (2007).

Aside from filmmaking, Mr. Salles is additionally into banking. He is a member of one of Brazil’s most eminent banking families. In 2008, the family-owned Unibanco united with Banco Itau. This made him one of the biggest individual shareholders of Itau Unibanco SA, the 2nd largest bank in Brazil.

His first works included China, The Centre of the Empire (1987) and America (1989) to name a few. These were shown in the Network show Headline.

Joao Moreira Salles is, in addition, the president of Instituto Moreira Salles, a non-profit foundation founded by Walter in 1990 and managed by the Moreira Salles family. His brothers, Walter, Pedro and Fernando Roberto, are additionally billionaires.

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Quick Facts

Full NameJoão Moreira Salles
Net Worth3.9 billion USD
Date Of Birth1962
ProfessionScreenwriter, Film producer, Film director, Teacher
EducationPontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro
NationalityBrazilian
SpouseBranca Viana
ParentsElisa Gonçalves, Walter Moreira Salles
SiblingsWalter Salles, Pedro Moreira Salles, Fernando Moreira Salles
NominationsGrande Prêmio do Cinema Brasileiro for Best Documentary Film
MoviesSantiago, Intermissions, Behind the Sun, News from a Personal War, Nelson Freire


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Brother of Walter Salles.


Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008Grand Jury PrizeMiami Film FestivalDocumentary FeaturesSantiago (2007)
2007Cinéma du Réel AwardCinéma du RéelSantiago (2007)
2007Best DocumentaryLima Latin American Film FestivalFirst PrizeSantiago (2007)
2005ACIE AwardACIE Awards, BrazilBest Documentary (Melhor Documentário)Entreatos (2004)
2005Grand Coral - Second PrizeHavana Film FestivalDocumentaryEntreatos (2004)
2005APCA TrophySão Paulo Association of Art Critics AwardsBest Film (Melhor Filme)Entreatos (2004)
2004ACIE AwardACIE Awards, BrazilBest Documentary (Melhor Documentário)Nelson Freire (2003)
2004Cinema Brazil Grand PrizeCinema Brazil Grand PrizeBest Documentary (Melhor Documentário)Nelson Freire (2003)
2004APCA TrophySão Paulo Association of Art Critics AwardsBest Documentary (Melhor Documentário)Nelson Freire (2003)
2003Silver DaisySilver Daisy Awards, BrazilNelson Freire (2003)
2001Special MentionMálaga Spanish Film FestivalDocumentary Films (Documentales)Notícias de uma Guerra Particular (1999)Kátia Lund
2000Silver DaisySilver Daisy Awards, BrazilNotícias de uma Guerra Particular (1999)Kátia Lund

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2011Silver CondorArgentinean Film Critics Association AwardsBest Foreign Film, Spanish Language (Mejor Película Iberoamericana)Santiago (2007)
2008ACIE AwardACIE Awards, BrazilBest Documentary (Melhor Documentário)Santiago (2007)
2008Cinema Brazil Grand PrizeCinema Brazil Grand PrizeBest Director (Melhor Diretor)Santiago (2007)
2008Jury AwardPrêmio Contigo Cinema, BrazilBest Director - Documentary (Melhor Diretor - Documentário)Santiago (2007)
2007Jury AwardTribeca Film FestivalBest Documentary FeatureSantiago (2007)
2005Cinema Brazil Grand PrizeCinema Brazil Grand PrizeBest Director (Melhor Diretor)Entreatos (2004)
2005Cinema Brazil Grand PrizeCinema Brazil Grand PrizeBest Documentary (Melhor Documentário)Entreatos (2004)
2004Cinema Brazil Grand PrizeCinema Brazil Grand PrizeBest Director (Melhor Diretor)Nelson Freire (2003)
2004Cinema Brazil Grand PrizeCinema Brazil Grand PrizeBest Screenplay, Original (Melhor Roteiro Original)Nelson Freire (2003)Felipe Lacerda

Flávio Pinheiro
2004Jury AwardTribeca Film FestivalBest Documentary > 2 Feature2 Feature
Nelson Freire (2003)


Filmography

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
No Intenso Agora2017Documentary
Santiago2007Documentary
Entreatos2004Documentary
Nelson Freire2003Documentary
O Vale2000TV Movie documentary
News from a Personal War1999Documentary as J. Moreira Salles
Somos Todos Filhos da Terra1998Documentary short
Futebol1998TV Series documentary
Blues1990Documentary
América1989TV Movie documentary

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
As Canções2011Documentary executive producer
Uma Noite em 672010Documentary executive producer
A Família Braz: Dois Tempos2010Documentary executive producer
Moscou2009Documentary executive producer
Jogo de Cena2007Documentary executive producer
O Fim e o Princípio2006Documentary executive producer
Peões2004Documentary executive producer
Edifício Master2002Documentary executive producer
Amyr Klink - Mar Sem Fim2002TV Movie documentary producer
Krajcberg - O Poeta dos Vestígios1987Documentary producer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
No Intenso Agora2017Documentary
Santiago2007Documentary
Nelson Freire2003Documentary writer
Abril Despedaçado2001additional dialogue
O Vale2000TV Movie documentary
News from a Personal War1999Documentary writer
América1989TV Movie documentary
Chico - O País da Delicadeza Perdida1989TV Movie documentary screenplay / text

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
News from a Personal War1999Documentary additional photographer

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nelson Freire2003Documentary

Make Up Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Viva Sapato!2003key hair stylist

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Podecrer!2007special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entreatos2004DocumentaryHimself (voice)
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