Currently a PhD in the Arts doctorate at KU Leuven, Belgium, Victor Candeias holds a Master in Film Studies completed in 2011 with the thesis “Multifilme – A Model to Produce Multi-variant and Multi-linear Films”.
His main interests of research focus in the automation of cinematic narratives, aiming to an authorial approach of the film director to the design of filmic objects emergent from the use of alghoritm and database cinema potentialities.
As an Assistant Professor at Lusófona University of Lisbon (ECATI) he teaches course subjects on documentary and fiction film in the graduate course of Cinema, Video and Multimedia, and in the master degree course of Film Studies/Estudos Cinematográficos.
Since 2012 he is a member of the Academic Board of the ERAMUS+ international programme DocNomads – Master in Documentary Film Directing EJMD, which he coordinates in its semesters held in Lisbon, also serving as one of the curricular instructors and mentor of graduation projects.
Besides his academic activities, he has been a film director, writer and producer of fiction shorts, documentaries and commercials since 1990.
- 2000: Mestrado. Master’s Degree. Estudos Cinematográficos.
- Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias. Portugal.