Nelson Pereira dos Santos

1928 - 2018

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Nelson Pereira dos Santos (22 October 1928 – 21 April 2018) was a Brazilian film director. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nelson Pereira dos Santos has received more than 76,218 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Nelson Pereira dos Santos is the 634th most popular film director (down from 593rd in 2019), the 279th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 251st in 2019) and the 4th most popular Brazilian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Nelson Pereira dos Santos ranks 634 out of 1,580Before him are Gorō Miyazaki, Luigi Zampa, Gustav von Wangenheim, Rudolph Maté, Jean-Pierre Ponnelle, and Jean-Pierre Mocky. After him are Juraj Herz, Karl Freund, Vilgot Sjöman, Richard Marquand, Paul Haggis, and Hal Roach.

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Among people born in 1928, Nelson Pereira dos Santos ranks 265Before him are János Kornai, Morihiro Saito, Mitchell Ryan, William Martínez, Juris Hartmanis, and Amata Kabua. After him are Luciano De Crescenzo, Arthur Melvin Okun, Tahir Salahov, Kiyoshi Atsumi, Ian Bannen, and Annie Cordy. Among people deceased in 2018, Nelson Pereira dos Santos ranks 183Before him are Philip Bosco, Juan Bautista Agüero, James Karen, John Mahoney, Robby Müller, and Luigi Taveri. After him are Leila Abashidze, Cecil Taylor, Juraj Herz, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, Otis Rush, and Ramón Chao.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Nelson Pereira dos Santos ranks 279 out of 1,947Before him are Altair Gomes de Figueiredo (1938), Oswald de Andrade (1890), Maxwell (1981), Carvalho Leite (1912), Antônio Carlos Zago (1969), and Zequinha (1934). After him are Nereu Ramos (1888), Roberto Moreno (1959), Silas Pereira (1965), Walter Salles (1956), José Ferraz de Almeida Júnior (1850), and Fernando Giudicelli (1906).


Among film directors born in Brazil, Nelson Pereira dos Santos ranks 4Before him are Fernando Meirelles (1955), Glauber Rocha (1939), and Alberto Cavalcanti (1897). After him are Walter Salles (1956), José Padilha (1967), Bruno Barreto (1955), and Carlos Saldanha (1965).