Screenwriter|Filmmaker 



FILMOGRAPHY


_FEATURE DOCUMENTARY in post-production (2021)
Producer and Screenwriter


_SOBREPOSTAS (2021)
Creator, Director and Screenwriter
13 Episode TV Show @ Canal Brasil and Globoplay presented by Ana Cañas on cis and trans female sexuality.


_THE KARMA KILLINGS (2016)
Co-Producer, Story Producer and Archival Reseacher  
Modern-day crime thriller mixed in with Indian mythology and class warfare. The feature documentary delves into India's most infamous serial killings and its impact on a nation.


_PIGEON KINGS OF BROOKLYN (2015)
Producer
Short documentary about NYC’s Bushwick residents who raise pigeons in rooftop coops across the urban landscape.



SKILLS

_Creative Screenwriting
_Emotional Narrative Structure
_Creative Non-Fiction
_Film Treatment & Story Pitch
_Grant Writing
_Story, Character and Archival Research
_Story Production: 
story line via editing/producing 



EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

2018 | TV Writing
@ Gotham Writers Workshop NYC

2011 | Documentary Filmmaking
@ New York Film Academy NYFA

2009 | BA in Communication
@ Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing São Paulo ESPM


LANGUAGES

Portuguese (Native)
English (Fluency|Full Professisonal Proficiency)
Spanish (Professisonal Proficiency)
German (Elementary Proficiency)

CLIPPING | ENDORSEMENTS

Film Grant by an International Foundation | TBA (in confidentiality for now)

Fellow @ BRIC Lab Film+TV 2020 | BRIC BROOKLYN

SOBREPOSTAS 
@ Coletiva de Lançamento CBR
@ Glamurama
@ Tela Viva
@ O Globo
@ Elástica





︎ martinasonksen@gmail.com