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Jonatas da Silva
STUDENT HERITAGE AWARD
The American Society
Jonatas is a graduate of the USC School of Cinematic Arts where he received his MFA in Film & Television Production. He has worked for top companies in the film industry including the Cabin Editing Company, IMAX, WME, and NALIP. He has been featured by MovieMaker Magazine and is the recipient of an HBO scholarship for the Tomorrow's Filmmakers Today program.
Jonatas was born and raised in West Africa to Brazilian social workers. His multi-cultural background now serves as an inspiration for his work. He continuously seeks to bring authentic stories to the screen as part of a diverse generation of filmmakers seeking to bring positive change to the industry.