Marcus Baldini



Baldini is a Brazilian director and producer. He graduated from the School for Communication and Art in 1998 and began his career directing promotional videos for MTV Brazil. He co-directed the musical Maria Rita (2003), which was a recording of the popular Brazilian singer’s concert. Afterwards he directed the drama Confessions of a Brazilian Call Girl (Bruna Surfistinha, 2011) based on the story about the famous prostitute. It was his feature film debut that was very popular and won several Brazilian film awards (best actress, best film). Afterwards he directed several TV series and then in 2014, the romantic comedy Os Homens São de Marte... E é pra Lá que Eu Vou! In that same year he directed the TV series Psi about a psychiatrist and his family.


Films by this director

Confessions of a Brazilian Call Girl

(Bruna Surfistinha, 2011)

Directed by: Marcus Baldini
PHOTOGRAPHY: Marcelo Corpanni

At the age of seventeen Raquel Pacheco dropped out school and left her middle class family that adopted her. Instead of her previous common life, she became a prostitute and decided to write a blog about her experiences and clients. The blog became incredibly popular and she became famous as Bruna The Surfer. Even though she still worked as a prostitute, at the same time she was invited to talk on TV shows and wrote a book about her life. This film is based on her book. Film has both Engli...

color, digital, 109 min
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