Marcelo Vilhena – Multimedia Creator and Filmmaker

Marcelo Vilhena is a multimedia content creator with more than 20 years of experience, as well as a corporate and documentary filmmaker. Co-founded the Brazilian company “Target Multimedia” in 1997, where he led the creation and production department, as well as the customer service until 2014 when he moved to Calgary, Alberta. From 2015 to 2017 he dedicated himself to study Motion Picture Arts at Red Deer College. In 2017 he started to apply his knowledge as director, cinematographer, and editor in Alberta’s market. Today, Marcelo is also using his expertize as multimedia creator and filmmaker to develop communication projects and video-art for immersive environments and unconventional screens.


– For twenty years as a multimedia solution provider, he coordinated teams in more than two hundred communication and training projects for renowned companies in many sectors of the Brazillian economy.
– In Canada, he studied Motion Picture Arts for two years to add cinema concepts and technics to his skills.
– As a filmmaker, he is the Director and Producer of  “Minha Terra” Documentary, developed the Fort McKay First Nation Documentary and this commercial broadcasted at CTV NEWS.
– Beliefs: constant learning, planning, teamwork and overcoming challenges.


  • Producer, researcher, director, DOP, photographer, cinematographer, editor, colorist, and multimedia developer.
  • Editor:  Adobe Premiere and Final Cut Pro X advanced user.
  • Colorist: DaVinci Resolve user.
  • Multimedia developer: WordPress and Adobe Captivate advanced user.
  • Adobe Photoshop and After Effects solid knowledge.
  • Camera operator: practice using many DSLR and cinema cameras (Sony, Cannon, and Black Magic) as well as a dolly, jib, and Steadicam.
  • I have all necessary gears and software to develop any type of multimedia or film production (filming and editing).
  • Bilingual in English, Portuguese and Spanish.
  • Change management.
  • Excel in creating solutions for clients.


TV commercial

This one-minute ad was developed to Fort McKay First Nations to publicize the film Moose Lake Home & Refugee and was broadcasted at CTV NEWS.

Director, editor, and colorist.

Documentary – Moose Lake Home & Refugee

This documentary was developed to Fort McKay First Nations and is about Moose Lake area, one of last remaining pristine landscapes in the region. It is a cultural refuge to Fort McKay.

Director, DOP, editor, and colorist.

Multimedia – Teck Resources and Fort McKay First Nations

Interactivity is the adequate solution to present a significant amount of content. Using videos, illustrations, photos, and animations this application was able to transform dense reports or training manuals into high-impact multimedia presentations.


Researcher, cinematographer, editor, and multimedia author.

Corporate Video

This corporate video shows the operations, environmental actions, and community relationships of one of the biggest gold mining in the world. The challenge here was the diversity of coverage shots produced in underground and open pit mines. I have produced, directed and written this project.

Researcher, Cinematographer, and editor.

On-Line Campaign – Global Village (The City of Calgary)

This online marketing campaign created in partnership with Global Village Calgary is divided into five videos that explore aspects of the GV 360o personal care. Click here to see other videos of this campaign.

Researcher, executive producer, cinematographer, editor, and colorist.

Training Video

Using this video, one of the most significant railroad companies in Brazil showed a technological system to control the traffic in their railways from the control room. The production has had numerous audiovisual resources, such as 3D graphics animations, cameras placed in locomotives and time-lapses.

Researcher, executive producer, director, and editor.


This job made part of a campaign to motivate staff to use a certain kind of management system. These skits show how the system can help in simple or complex tasks which are part of the company’s routine. Click here to see other animations.

Researcher, executive producer, director, and editor.

Corporate Video

This video shows the operations of a Canadian mining company in South America. The production team had ground and aerial images made in many Brazilian provinces, in the Atacama Desert (Chile) and the Andes (Argentina).  This video is part of a multimedia application developed for the company, which has photos produced by myself in these same places.

Executive producer, researcher, director, and editor.

3D Virtual Tour

Developed for the third-biggest iron ore producer in the world. This video shows the infrastructure of a big project in Brazil in the fertilizer area. We use 3D animation to show for community and government how the plant will operate in the future avoiding speculations and misunderstanding.

Researcher and director.


Performed for one of the largest steel groups in the world. This video presents the Environmental Educational Center of an operational unit of this company in Brazil. The idea was to follow a group of students on a trip through beautiful landscapes while describing the work that this company develops in partnership with the communities under its influence.

Executive producer.

Safety Video 

This video is used in all units of one of the biggest railroad companies in Brazil. It shows to visitors all safety rules required when they are in areas such as workshops and railroads.

Executive producer, researcher, director, and editor.

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