Pedro Costa was born in 1959 in Lisbon, Portugal. His first feature O SANGUE (BLOOD) premiered at the Venice Film Festival, in 1989. His most recent film NE CHANGE RIEN was screened at the Quinzaine des Réalisateurs, Cannes Film Festival, 2009. His work has been shown in various galleries and museums around the world and later this year he will be one of the featured artists at the 29th São Paulo Bienal, Brazil, 2010.