Gero Camilo (born Paulo Rogério da Silva on December 18, 1970) is a Brazilian actor, dramatist, singer-songwriter and poet. A descendant of Indigenous, African, Portuguese, and Dutch people, he was born in Fortaleza, Ceará from parents of Acopiara. He was a militant of Liberation theology in Ceará, where he started to act in amateur theater when he was 19 years old. In 1994, he entered the School of Dramatic Art of University of São Paulo, acting on university productions, and concluded the course four years later.
Movies & TV shows
1 TV show
Tell the journey of Cassandra, who starts to see things get on track in her life with a place of her own for the first time, a boyfriend who she loves, Ivaldo, a job as a courier in downtown São Paulo...
Maybe a Love Story
After another day at work, Virglio turned on the answering machine at home and heard a disturbing message. Clara communicated the end of their relationship. A number of times, Virglio listens to the m...
2 Movies · 1 TV show
Dá Licença de Contar
The film is based on lyrics from the very famous Brazilian samba composer Adoniran Barbosa, following the aesthetics of his time. Notable facts and characters of his songs takes us through the story, ...
The Dionti Family
THE DIONTI FAMILY is a lyrical family drama, infused with magic realism, about a father and the two sons he is bringing up alone. It depicts a striking part of the Brazilian countryside, rarely seen i...
Happily Ever After?
When the mysterious call girl Danny Bond comes on the scene, a crime of passion changes forever the lives of all involved. Who will the victim be? And the villain? After all, in a story so full of sec...
In the ghettos of the greatest metropolis in Brazil, young people's stories mingle and collide in the search for dreams and choices. The film 'Broken Town' is based on true stories and shows the strug...
Os Pobres Diabos
The Teatro Americano takes its attractions to the northeastern hinterland. In Aracati, the troupe puts on a play about the crisis in hell. The attraction shows the arrival of the bandit Lamparino to h...
2 Movies · 1 TV show
Nave and provocative Gabriela is a raggedy migrant worker who arrives in town to mesmerize all with her playful and simple, yet raw sensuality. Even though the traditional ways still rule, the story u...
Futuro do Pretérito: Tropicalismo Now!
There is a look at the 21st century for one of the most important cultural movements in Brazilian history. There are interviews, concerts, artistic interventions and actors in small sketches in the pr...
I'd Receive the Worst News from Your Beautiful Lips
Set in a small town in Pará in the heart of the Amazon, Cauby makes a living as a photographer. Soon he’ll befriend pastor Ernani’s attractive wife Lavínia and embark on an affair – a good portion of ...
Federal Bank Heist
The Baron had a plan to steal 3 tons of money and no violence. He would need the right people to take part in this job. In 2005, 168,000,000 Brazilian Real (almost 80,000,000 US dollars) were stolen f...
Morte e Vida Severina
The Brazilian poem 'Morte e Vida Severina', a masterpiece of João Cabral de Melo Neto, comes to life in an animated version directed by Afonso Serpa.
O Amor Segundo B. Schianberg
Trapped inside an apartment in Sao Paulo, an actor and a director of videos explore mutual love. Adapted from Benjamin Schianberg character, in this book Marcal Aquino, "I receive the worst news of yo...
A road movie that follows a solitary man as he sets of on a journey to the south of Brazil. The strange characters and absurd situations he encounters along the way present an extraordinary portrait o...
5 Frações de uma Quase História
An obsessive photographer crazy for female feet; a man that projects himself on situations he sees on TV; a simple public officer that receives a proposal from a corrupt Judge; a slaughter in a marria...
On the porch of a farm, a woman tells stories while cutting and sewing scraps of cloth, creating images that form a towel. There are four stories of humor and magic. The fisherman's wedding with Iara,...
When a doctor decides to carry out an AIDS prevention program inside Latin America’s largest prison: the Casa de Detenção de São Paulo - Carandiru, he discovers the victim of one of the darkest days i...
City of God
Buscapé was raised in a violent environment. He found out that life can be seen with other eyes despite the odds against him.
The life of Joo Francisco dosSantos is one of the most remarkable figures in Brazilian popular culture. Madame Sat, better known as the bandit, transvestite, street fighter, brothel cook, convict and ...
A trip to the mental institution hell. Neto is a middle class teenager who lives a normal life until his father sends him to a mental institution after finding drugs on his pocket. The family tragedy ...
Behind the Sun
The badlands of Brazil. His father ordered Tonho to avenge his brother's death. The young man knows that if he commits this crime, his life will be divided in two: the twenty years he has already live...
Chronically Unfeasible uses six people who meet in a restaurant in So Paulo as models to illustrate political, sociological and economic disparity between Brazil's upper and lower classes.