Matheus Bastos is a New York, New Jersey, and Boston based director of photography. Son of a Brazilian mother and Portuguese father, "Matt" grew up always being passionate and interested with the arts. He became a filmmaker by way of photography and playing in multiple bands growing up. His childhood dream was to make movies. He continues to pursue his goals in the film industry. Matt has shot a variety of projects from feature length films, international short films, major label music videos, and more. The common thread in all of his work is a consistent tone and a focused commitment to the story he is telling. He is currently attending an MFA Program at Emerson College, and his favorite film is a tie between Children of Men (2006), The Lion King (1994), and Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (1980).
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