Leonardo Mouramateus (b. 1991, Brazil) is filmmaker. Directed about 10 shorts, presented and awarded in many brazilian and international festivals. Mauro em Caiena (2012) won the best short film award at the 35th edition of the Cinéma du Reél, Paris, and at 11th Doclisboa. Lição de Esqui (2013), co-directed with Samuel Brasileiro, won the awards for best screenplay and best short fiction of the 46th Festival de Brasília, and was presented at Indielisboa. In 2013 he was invited to install three of his short films at 1st FotoBienalMasp at the Museum of Art of São Paulo - MASP. In 2015, won the short film award again at 37th Cinéma du Reél, with his short A Festa e os Cães (2015). His films contribute as an object of research for many brazilian theorists like Sylvia Beatriz Furtado and Denilson Lopes. Now, frequents the master studies of Arte Multimédia, in the Fine Arts of Lisbon University and develops the project of his first feature film, called "A Pista de Dança".