Augusto de Fraga

augusto de fraga was born in october 1978 in the azores islands, portugal.
he studied audiovisual communication in portugal and moved to barcelona to
widen his studies in the “universidad autónoma”. in 2001 he went to the us to
broaden his skills at ny film academy.

with his first commercial as a director for sitges cinema festival, he won
a silver prize in san sebastian advertising festival. this same spot was
selected by shots #90. in the same year he was selected as one of the best
new directors in spain by the appe. since that moment he shot many national
and international commercials, amongst that: nike (“spanish armada” selected
in shots #126), heineken, vodafone, veri (“boda” silver prize in san
sebastian advertising festival), continental, playstation, smint, mercedes
benz, working with the most creative agencies.

in love by storytelling with actors, augusto is also a very experienced director
working with non-actors. he worked with many international sport stars, like
cristiano ronaldo, kaka, iniesta, puyol, guardiola, josé mourinho, cesc
fabregas, rafa nadal, david villa or luis figo.

augusto works worldwide, represented by international production companies
in europe, usa, asia and south america.

he speaks portuguese, spanish and english fluently and lives in lisbon and barcelona.

Augusto de Fraga

selection of work


lidl, greece
nivea, prod: think cattleya, madrid
luso, prod: krypton, lisbon
asics, prod: little minx,
vivo, shanghai
continente, prod: krypton, lisbon


vodafone, prod: krypton, lisbon
american tourister, prod: grayskull, spain
vodafone, prod: krypton, lisbon
beko, prod: grayskull, spain
william hill, prod: cartello, budapest
sagres verao, prod: krypton, lisbon
mc donalds "america", prod: krypton, lisbon
bitburger "bar", prod: bakery films, germany
wind, prod: filmiki, greece
sagres, prod: krypton, lisbon
lays "bake is great", prod: grayskull, barcelona 
mc donalds "breakfast", prod: krypton, lisbon
adagio skyr, prod: krypton, lisbon
mc donalds "stop time", prod: krypton, lisbon
coca cola "summer", prod: animal factory, china
nivea "shave as u like", prod: think! cattleya, milano
placard "hockey", "rugby", "handball", prod: krypton, lisbon
mc donalds "balls", prod: krypton, lisbon
samsung "add wash", prod: little minx, usa
panda express "number 5", prod: little minx, usa


vodafone, prod: krypton, lisbon
coca cola, prod: cases film, china
codorniu, prod: grayskull, barcelona
placard lottery
continente, prod: krypton, lisbon
sagres, prod: krypton, lisbon
nos, prod: krypton, lisbon


nivea man, prod: think! cattleya, italy
powerade, prod: the maestros
coca cola, prod: cases film, china
nivea man, prod: satellite, paris
gerolsteiner, prod: bakery, hamburg
vodafone, prod: krypton, lisbon
allianz, prod: oki, turky
vodafone, prod: krypton, lisbon
bitburger, prod: tempomedia, hamburg
nos robot, prod: krypton, lisbon
nivea, prod: think! cattleya, italy


cacaolat, prod: sleepers, spain
continente xmas, prod: krypton, lisbon
nos, prod: krypton, lisbon
neutrogena, prod: sleepers, barcelona
bcp bank, prod: krypton, lisbon
nivea men, prod: think cattleya, italy
continente, prod: krypton, lisbon
nescafe, prod: sleepers, spain
adidas - 4 films, prod: sleepers, spain
nivea men france, prod: satellite, paris
nivea men, prod: think cattleya, milano
optimus, prod: krypton, lisbon
sagres beer, prod: krypton film, lisbon
luso tea, prod: krypton film, portugal, agency: draft fcb, lisbon
maggi, prod: garage films, spain
bitburger beer, prod: tempomedia, berlin
nivea men deo - saint german, prod: satellite, paris
nivea men shower gel, prod: garage filme, spain


bitburger, prod: tempomedia, berlin
decathlon - bike
caixa geral de depositos
happy mess - morning
nissan sentra - changes
nivea men deo - stress protect with real madrid
nivea men - recharge
optimus - flame
optimus - salvador
playstation - moto gp
sagres - world


agua das pedras - dive - daniela ruah
bcp morinho - portuguese
banco espirito santo - christiano ronaldo
dewars - villa
edp ilumina
untiel - chase
unitel - helicopter
unitel - marathon



bes - ronaldo fans
edp hidricas
edp - life
estrella damm - bar
estrella damm - barca
estrella damm - kansas
estrella damm - our things
mc donalds - villa
santa - casa
until - new years eve.
yah - click

2008 - 2010

estrella damm
otimus - navegar
tmn diadopai
cgd mariza
continental - football
edp - visionary
nike - spanish
ringo - kaka
sagres - football
sagres - hymn
terra - nostra

before 2008

anuncio incomodo - cockroaches
bohemia - concerto
cacaotal - invasión lowres
country moncho
estrella  damm
animal action
castilla - león
generalitat - orgro
heineken - broche
ministry - culture
nestlé - blues
nike - buraka
nike - match for peace
shady - fusion
sportman - rafa nadal

Augusto de Fraga


2013: chicago int. film festival, sports commercials - gold plaque

Augusto de Fraga

grayskull, spain (excl.)
krypton, portugal (excl.)
little minx, usa (excl.)
Satellite my love, france (excl.)
the maestros, mexico (excl.)
akita, italy (excl.)
mathematics films, canada (excl.)

Augusto de Fraga
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