"A great honor." Abi Feijó among the new members of the Academy

The director Abi Feijó is now part of the Academy that awards the Oscars annually

Born in Braga, he graduated in Graphic Arts and Design. "Oh que Calma" was, in 1985, his first movie.

The Portuguese director and producer Abi Feijó was invited to join the United States Academy of Cinema, which awards the Oscars annually.

The name of Abi Feijó appears in the list of 849 new members, from 54 countries, released today by the American academy, who invited them, and whom will have voting power in the choice of winners.

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