Born in Covilhã (Portugal) during the prolific Hollywood blockbuster era of 1985, Luis Campos concluded a MA in Film in 2008 and since then he collected several experiences in filmmaking, while living in Barcelona, London and Amsterdam.

Screenwriter of the Portuguese indie hit “Um Funeral À Chuva” (“A Funeral in the Rain”), directed by Telmo Martins, produced by Lobby Productions, voted best Portuguese Feature Film of 2010 and distributed nationwide, Luis also wrote, produced and directed the student short films “Horizonte”, “Chasin’ The Bird”, “Coisa Hindu” and “Azeitona”.

Starter and main producer of the company Squatter Factory in 2014, Luis had the chance to develop an exchange program under the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs in 2013 at Savage Film with Bart van Langendonck (successful Belgium based producer, nominated for the Best Foreign Film Oscar in 2012 with “Rundskop/Bullhead”) and another one at RT Features in 2015 with Rodrigo Teixeira (“The Witch” / “Frances Ha” / “Night Moves” / “Love 3D”) in São Paulo under the EU Brazil Connect.

He is the founder, main promoter & creative director of GUIÕES – Portuguese Language Screenplay Festival and PLOT – Professional Script Lab.

His first professional films are currently being developed and produced and will hit festivals & theaters soon. He’s currently a filmmaking lecturer in SAE Institute Amsterdam and also writes novels & transmedia stuff.

In 2017 Luis was selected for the launch of Propellor Film Tech Hub (IFFR) and Berlinale Talents.


AZEITONA (OLIVE) – School Short Film 2008, Writer / Co-Director / Co-Producer


MOSTRA’LINGUA 2008 _ Audience Award
MOSTRA’LINGUA 2008 _ Best Actor (Orlando Costa)
MOSTRA’LINGUA 2008 _ Young Jury, Honorable Mention
UBICINEMA  2008_ Audience Award (MA Films)
OVARVIDEO’08 _ Audience Award
MOSTRA Escolas ESAP’09 _ Best Portuguese Film
FEST’09 _ Official Selection: In Competition
OURENSE’09 International Film Fest (SPAIN) _ Official Selection: In Competition
ESTORIL FILM FEST’09 _ Official Selection: MEO Award
CURTA _ Short Film Panorama, S. João da Madeira 2009
SHORTCUTZ PORTO _ Guest Film, 2011
PORTO CANAL _ TV Screening (full film), 2013
MOSTRA DE FILMES UBI, Teatro Universitário da Beira Interior 2014
MOSTRA UBICINEMA Florianópolis (BRAZIL) 2015

CHASIN’ THE BIRD – School Short Film 2007, Co-Writer / Co-Director / Co-Producer



IMAGO 08, International Film Fest – Official Selection: Under-25 Competition
SHORTCUTZ LONDON (UK), Guest Film 2010
MOSTRA UBICINEMA Florianópolis (BRAZIL) 2015

COISA HINDU (HINDU THING), School Short Film 2008

Coisa Hindu

AROUCA FILM FEST, Official Selection: In Competition 2008
MOSTRA UBICINEMA, Audience Award 2008

HORIZONTE (HORIZON), School Short Film 2006