Washington D.C., DC, USA
Thiago Dezan is a documentary filmmaker and photographer. At 16 he produced his first video in Cuiaba, his hometown. The desire to tell stories made him spend the next 7 years traveling throughout Brazil and Latin America developing projects to empower collectives through alternative communication platforms. In 2013 was one of the founders of NINJA media, independent communication network that carried out the coverage of historical protests of June 2013 and contrary to the World Cup in 2014. From this, Dezan started to work as a freelancer and produced photos and videos to media channels like Al Jazeera English, AJ +, The Guardian, The New York Times, The Intercept and now he works as a filmmaker at the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.
Member of Farpa agency.