EPIC IS AN UNDERSTATEMENT
Brazilian director Vellas likes to tell spectacular, powerful stories, steeped in emotion with a visceral, cinematographic edge. Starting his career as an Art Director at various creative agencies, Vellas soon moved into motion graphics where he developed a keen eye for visual effects and post production.
After directing a number of small market commercials, Vellas showcased his potential with his Leica film “Soul” which gained international recognition taking home two D&AD awards as well as five Lions in Cannes in 2013.
His most recent work, for Médecins du Monde – “#shutupdeath” gained huge international success this year receiving a Bronze Lion in Cannes, as well as picking up 3 Ciclope awards including a silver in Direction.