ART&TUR Magazine N.1 - Page 96

The Spirit of Discovery Corinthia Hotel Lisbon Country: Portugal Lenght: 01’59’’ Director: David Mendes Producer: Ideias com Pernas Copyright: Ideias Com Pernas Locations: Lisbon PLAY Synopsis The Corinthia Hotel Lisbon film, “The Spirit of Discovery”, presents a series of experiences that the city of Lisbon offers its visitors, as well as the sofistication of the unique accomodations Hotel Corinthia presents to its guests, making for a combination that turns it into an unforgettable trip. Director’s Bio David Mendes, with a degree in Tecnologia da Comunicação Audiovisual (Technology of Audiovisual Communication) by the Instituto Politécnico do Porto (Oporto Polytechnic Institute), David Mendes is a director and sole manager of Ideias Com Pernas with a vast experience in the creation of promotional flms and commercials, as well as directing television content. He has advanced skills as a camera operator, video editor and in digital treatment. 96 “Having a film nominated at ART&TUR Festival is a privilege in itself, with our work being appraised by a jury that specializes in the area of tourism films. Winning an award at the festival is even more gratifying, for the recognition of our work among fellow professionals and general public alike. After several years of participations at the festival and with more than 10 awards received, Ideias Com Pernas has seen its name highlighted in the media, its work became more appreciated and the promotion of its awarded clients ended up becoming a major asset.” David Mendes