Marcelo Janot

Film Critic, Brazil

Marcelo Janot has been a Brazilian journalist and movie critic since 1992. He was president of the Rio de Janeiro Film Critics Association (ACCRJ), the Brazilian Fipresci section, from 2003 to 2006, and is currently a movie critic for O Globo newspaper and Telecine cable TV Channel, and editor-in-chief of website He is also a teacher of music and film theory at Polo do Pensamento Contemporâneo (School of Contemporary Thinking) in Rio de Janeiro.