Gonçalo Loureiro was born in 1992 in the city of Viseu, Portugal. Had is bachelor in Cinema and Audiovisual in the Superior School of Oporto in 2013. There, with 20 years old, directs “ O Filho da Mãe”, shot in 35mm.
After finishing is MA in Sound and Image – Major in Cinema and Audiovisual of the Católica University of Oporto, where he directed MARASMUS, a creative tour de force getting widespread critical acclaim in film festivals, he moved to his next film in a Squatter Factory production: SHEILA, world-premiered at Curtas Vila do Conde 2018.