Thiago Dadalt


Los Angeles, CA, USA


Thiago Dadalt is an award-winning screenwriter, director, and producer from Brazil. He started his film career writing and directing stage plays in his home country before launching his first short film “The Postman,” in 2007 at the age of 22. He has won numerous awards including Best Director, Best Drama, Most Impactful Narrative and many others with the also Academy Awards qualified (2018) “Chocolate” about the early onset of Alzheimer's and the homeless community in L.A. He previously directed commercials for Unilever and Mercedes Benz. His other projects include two TV pilots “Life on a leash,” “2nd Time Around” (with David Faustino). Thiago is making a feature documentary about Nancy Paulikas, who wandered off with early onset of Alzheimer's, while visiting LACMA museum in October 2016, and still not been found.