Rodrigo Salem

Media Affiliations: Folha de S. Paulo

Biography: Rodrigo has been working in the movie industry since 2000. In Brazil, he was the editor-in-chief of SET, the main movie magazine in the country. Then he became the cofounder of GQ Brazil and was hired by “Folha de S. Paulo”, the best-selling newspaper in Brazil, to be their senior movie writer. In 2013, Rodrigo moved to Los Angeles to study screenwriting at UCLA, while still working as a freelancer correspondent for “Folha de S. Paulo”, conducting interviews, doing set visits and writing features and reviews -especially when he covers film festivals such as Cannes and Toronto.

Favorite Films: The Godfather, The Lord of The Rings, Akira, Children of Men, and Fight Club

First Film You Ever Saw: Os Saltimbancos Trapalhões

Social Media Links: Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube