LIMA, Guto

Guto Lima (Luiz Augusto Couto Lima) has graduated in Social Communication and holds a professional title of Journalist. In over nine years working with audiovisual techniques, he has carried out different duties, focusing on Production Direction and Executive Producing.  He was the producer for the TV show “Apêndice” (“Appendix”) during the two years the show was transmitted by TV Floripa. He also produced documentaries such as “Luiz Henrique Rosa – no balanço do mar” (“Luiz Henrique Rosa – wobbling at sea”), “Mercado de Histórias” (“Market of Histories”), “Remando no tempo” (“Paddling in time”), “Dyckias – tempos de extinção” (“Dyckia – times of extinction”), “O Espelho” (“The Mirror”), “História da Cerveja em Santa Catarina” (“History of Beer in Santa Catarina”), among others.

Regarding fiction pieces, he produced the short film “Sorria, você está sendo filmado” (“Smile, you’re being filmed”), “Quem disse que to indo pra casa” (“Who said I’m going home”) and “Na noite passada” (“Last Night”). He was the local producer, in Florianópolis, of the film “Hotel Atlântico” (“Hotel Atlantic”), by director Suzana Amaral. He is also the production coordinator of Mostra de Vídeos Catarinenses – Catavídeo (Santa Catarina Videos Exhibition – Catavídeo) that is on its eleventh edition. He was a member of the State Council for Culture, representing Associação Cultural Cinemateca Catarinense / ABD-SC (Santa Catarina Cinematheque Cultural Association / ABD-SC), CFO of Santa Catarina Cinematheque, and now is the treasurer of Associação Brasileira de Documentaristas e Curta-metragistas (ABD Nacional) (Documentary and Short Film Makers Brazillian Association [National ABD]) for the second consecutive term. He is currently finishing his first 35mm short film as director, entitled “Ein Prosit!”.