• Fortaleza/CE, Brazil
Mauricio Rodrigues (Batuta) is an actor, clown, videomaker and musician from Fortaleza/CE. He has a work focused on street art and Northeastern popular culture. It has been circulating throughout the country since 2001, with works in theater, circus, music, audiovisual and cultural production. He was a music producer of the singles “Laricado” (2017) and “Tamanco de Fogo” (2018) by Getúlio Abelha. Produced the original soundtrack of the “Birds” series produced by Nigeria Filmes, shown on Futura. In 2020, he released the album “Singing Amor no Fim do Mundo” where he acts as a composer, instrumentalist and music producer. He directed the series “Amor de Leste Oeste” (2018) for Cedeca/Ceará, and the short film “Simulador de Revolutions” (2021).