|Occupation Film director|
Role Film director
|Name Brillante Mendoza|
Years active 2005–present
|Born 30 June 1960 (age 60) (1960-06-30) San Fernando, Pampanga, Philippines|
Alma mater University of Santo Tomas
Production designed Thy Womb, Kinatay, Grandmother, Sapi
Awards Cannes Best Director Award
Nominations Golden Lion, Asian Film Award for Best Director, Special Jury Prize, Silver Lion for Best Director
Movies Thy Womb, Kinatay, Trap, Captive, Service
Similar People Nora Aunor, Mercedes Cabral, Coco Martin, Julio Diaz, Maria Isabel Lopez
Education University of Santo Tomas
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Brillante "Dante" Mendoza (born 30 July 1960) is a Filipino independent film director. He was born and raised in San Fernando, Pampanga. He took advertising arts of the then College of Architecture and fine arts at the University of Santo Tomas.
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He has directed sixteen films since 2005. He won the award for Best Director for his film Kinatay at the 62nd Cannes Film Festival. His 2009 film Lola won the award for Best Film at the 6th Dubai International Film Festival. His 2012 film Captive was shown in competition at the 62nd Berlin International Film Festival in February 2012.
His 2012 film Thy Womb competed for the Golden Lion at the 69th Venice International Film Festival. His film Taklub has been selected to be screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival.
On 25 July 2016, he directed the first State of the Nation Address of President Rodrigo Duterte. Mendoza was again attached to direct Duterte's second State of the Nation Address on 24 July 2017.