Ico Costa

Ico Costa at IFFR

Ico COSTA (1983, Portugal) studied at the Portuguese National Film School in Lisbon and the Universidad del Cine in Buenos Aires. In 2011, he was admitted to do post-graduate studies and research at Le Fresnoy research centre in France. He has directed several short films and his work has been shown at many film festivals, including Cannes, Locarno and Rome. His feature debut Alva (2019) will have its world premiere in Rotterdam.


(selection) Libhaketi (2012, short), Quatro horas descalço/Four Hours Barefoot (2012, short), Corrente (2013, short), Antero (2014, short), Nyo vweta Nafta (2017, short), Barulho, Eclipse (2017, doc), Alva (2019)

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Ico Costa at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR