Director

Fernando Grostein Andrade

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Age 43
Birthday January 301981
Birth Sign Aquarius
City Sao Paulo
Country Brazil
Profession Director

Fernando Grostein Andrade is a famous Director, born on January 30, 1981 in Brazil. As of December 2022, Fernando Grostein Andrade’s net worth is $5 Million. He has filmed over 100 commercials for big name brands like Nestle, Coca Cola and Mitsubishi.

Parents Marta Dora Grostein Huck, Mário de Andrade
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Siblings Luciano Huck
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Fernando Grostein Andrade Biography

Director who is most famous for directing the acclaimed docuseries Quebrando o Tabu (2018), which examines the United States government’s “war on drugs.” In 2019, he released his first full-length narrative film, Abe Fernando Grostein Andrade (born January 30, 1981 in São Paulo) is a Brazilian filmmaker, director, producer, screenwriter, director of photography, and media entrepreneur. He is a columnist for VEJA magazine and the newspaper Folha de S. Paulo. His best-known work is the documentary Quebrando o Tabu, which discusses alternative policies to the War on Drugs and features former Brazilian president Fernando Henrique Cardoso as well as former US presidents Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter, infectologist Drauzio Varella and writer Paulo Coelho. In 2012, in partnership with Sun Dog Pictures, owned by British entrepreneur Richard Branson, the documentary was adapted into an international version which was narrated by actor Morgan Freeman. The project has spun off into the largest online platform in defense for human rights, with over 15 million followers between Facebook and Instagram..

He is the brother of television host Luciano Huck.

Fernando is the son of PhD urbanist Marta Dora Grostein and journalist Mario Escobar de Andrade, director of Playboy magazine in Brazil, who died in 1991. He is brother, on his mother’s side, of the TV host Luciano Huck. He currently resides in Los Angeles with his husband, actor Fernando Siqueira.

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In 2001, Fernando directed his first short film, named De Morango. It introduced actor Guilherme Berenguer, who co-starred with Fernanda Rodrigues and Daniel Dantas. The short film also opened the Brasília International Film Festival, the São Paulo International Film Festival and the Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films.

Fernando Grostein Andrade Net Worth

Fernando Grostein Andrade is one of the richest Director & listed on most popular Director. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Fernando Grostein Andrade‘s net worth $5 Million.

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He studied business administration at Fundação Getúlio Vargas before

In 2001, Fernando directed his first short film, named De Morango. It introduced actor Guilherme Berenguer, who co-starred with Fernanda Rodrigues and Daniel Dantas. The short film also opened the Brasília International Film Festival, the São Paulo International Film Festival and the Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films.

In 2003, Fernando embarked on a tour with musician Caetano Veloso through São Paulo, New York and Japan. The project was called Wandering Heart. For 42 days, he documented the artist’s discomfort with the success of his first English-language album released internationally, revealing another side of the composer. Featuring filmmakers Michelangelo Antonioni and Pedro Almodóvar and songwriter David Byrne, the documentary was released by Paramount in Brazil. Written, produced and edited by Fernando, it was screened at the It’s All True Festival and in the Rome Film Festival in 2008. According to Eric J. Lyman, from The Hollywood Reporter, it was one of the “weekend highlights”. Wandering Heart was one of the last filmed records of Michelangelo Antonioni, who passed away in 2007. The film critic and founder of It’s All True Festival, Amir Labaki, considered the documentary “the most revealing portrait of Caetano”. Marcelo Janot, critic for O Globo newspaper, described it as “the best film in the recent trend of documentaries on Brazilian musicians”.

Fernando graduated in Business Administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas in 2003. Later, he completed directing and screenwriting courses at CINUSP, University of Southern California (USC) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He started his career in communication working at the agency DM9DDB and at broadcast station Rádio Jovem Pan 2, at 15 years old. When he was 16, he would write articles and chronicles for Playboy and Trip magazines.

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In 2011, he was listed among GQ Magazine’s Men of the Year.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Director. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Brazil. Fernando Grostein Andrade celebrates birthday on January 30 of every year.

In 2010, Fernando directed a short-length documentary called Jornal do Futuro, which registered the changes in the newspaper Folha de S. Paulo during the launching of their own online platform, Folha.com.

In 2011, he released his documentary Quebrando o Tabu, which discusses alternative policies to the War on Drugs and features former Brazilian president Fernando Henrique Cardoso as the host. Shot in 18 cities around the world with locations that range from poppy plantations owned by the FARCs to the coffeeshops in Amsterdam, the feature still has testimonials from prominent personalities such as former US presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton, former Colombian president César Gaviria, former Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs Jorge Castañeda, infectologist Dráuzio Varella, writer Paulo Coelho as well as police officers, inmates and drug addicts in rehab. The documentary was later adapted for European and American audiences by producer Richard Branson, with the title Breaking the Taboo. That version is narrated by Morgan Freeman and features Gael García Bernal. The movie was awarded the Audience Award for Best Documentary at the Grande Prêmio do Cinema Brasileiro.

Besides the Audience Award for Best Documentary at the Cinema Brazil Grand Prix in 2012, given to the feature documentary, the Mipcom Award in 2019 in Cannes and the Gold Medal Award in the Social Issues category at the New York TV and Film Festival in 2019, given to the TV show, the project Quebrando o Tabu has also received the Noble Partnership Medal from the Canadian General Consulate in Brazil, as well as the Prêmio Cidadão SP, given by Brazilian media outlet Catraca Livre.

He has won 2 Golden Cannes Lions and 5 Bronze Cannes Lions for his campaign Kombi Last Wishes, Gold in the FIAP and WAVE Awards for the campaign EOS Conversível and was one of the 10 finalists of the 2012 Your Film Festival.

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