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JP Garcia is an award winning cinematographer based in London. A member of the Brazilian Society of Cinematographers (A.B.C.), JP has been visually telling stories from a young age. After graduating from university, JP began working as an Art Director in some of Brazil's top advertising agencies. Following extensive training in New York and London, he commenced his cinematography career. 

In 2017 JP was nominated by the ABC for Best Cinematography on a Short Film with 'Chapeu de Bico'. Most recently, his film 'Thursday Night', directed by Portuguese director Gonçalo Almeida has been nominated at Sundance. In October of this year, his feature film 'Confessions of a Teenager', directed by Cristina Iacob will have it's theatrical release.

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Awards and Nominations


Thursday Night | Dir. Gonçalo Almeida

Sundance 2018 - Best Short Film Nominee

Fantasia 2017 - Best Short Film Nominee

Fantastic Fest 2017 - Winner, Best Director

MotelX 2017 - Winner, Best Short Film


Laws of the Game | Dir. Aegina Brahim

BFI London Film Festival 2017 - Best Short Film Nominee  | Special Mention from the Jury

London Short Film Festival 2018 - Best Short Film Nominee

Underwire Short Film Festival 2017 - Best Short Film Nominee


Chapéu de Bico | Dir. Ricardo Saraiva

Brazilian Society of Cinematographers Awards 2017 - Best Cinematography on a Short Film Nominee

Palm Springs International Short Film Festival -  Best Short Film Nominee


Ecdysis | Dir. Faidra Tsolina

Athens International Film Festival 2016 - Winner, Best Short Film

Cinequest 2015Best Short Film Nominee

Drama Short Film Festival 2015 -  Winner, Best Newcomer Director, Best Short Film Nominee

Los Angeles Greek Film Festival 2015 - Winner, Best Short Film


jp@joaopaulogarcia.com | UK +44 (0)796 169 6122 | BR +55 21 98854 4849

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