My name is Marcos Kontze
and I’m an independent filmmaker

  • Born in Redentora, RS, Brazil
    1984
  • Moved to Santa Maria, RS, Brazil
    1996
  • The passion for movies began with the 007 films
    1997
  • Began to write news articles about James Bond
    2005
  • Created James Bond Brasil website
    2011
  • Began bacharel studies in Journalism
    2013
  • Attended the set visit of SPECTRE in Mexico City and the World Premiere of the movie in London
    2015
  • Graduated in Journalism
    2018
  • Moved to Portugal
    2019
  • Began Masters in Cinema in Portugal
    2020

Marcos Vinicius Kontze is Brazilian, graduated in social communications with a degree in Journalism at UFN – Universidade Franciscana (Santa Maria, Brazil), and Master’s Degree in Cinema at the University of Beira Interior (Covilhã, Portugal). Marcos has already worked as PR and in radio programs in Brazil, in addition to having worked as a freelance writer for the magazines Playboy, Galileu and Mundo Estranho. He has experience in directing, producing and editing documentaries and short movies, and is currently working in the production of short films in Portugal.

In 2011, he created the James Bond Brasil website, a world reference on the 007 franchise, through which he participated in the coverage of domestic and international events in Sweden, Mexico, Norway, England and Spain. In 2015, was the only editor of a dedicated James Bond website in the world, to be invited to the set of SPECTRE, the 24th film of the 007 franchise. In 2019, Marcos was present as the main speaker at an exclusive congress about the franchise in Madrid.

SKILLS

● Image and Video editing softwares: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Lightroom, Final Cut Pro.

● WordPress web development.

● Advanced knowledge in Social Media Managment and Digital Platforms.

EXPERIENCES OVERSEAS

● SKYFALL set visit in London (January / 2012)

● Coverage of “From Sweden With Love”. Event in Sweden. Interviews with celebrities of the 007 universe (September / 2014)

● SPECTRE set visit in Mexico. Interviews with the film’s production team and actor Daniel Craig (March / 2015)

● Coverage of SPECTRE Royal World Premiere in London. (October / 2015)

● Coverage of  “James Bond til Oslo”. Event in Norway. Interviews with George Lazenby, Maryam D’Abo and Serena Scott Thomas. (September / 2016)

● Speaker at the VII Annual Convention of the Archivo007 website in Madrid, Spain (September / 2019)