Directed by Victor Dias Rodrigues
Type of Project: Documentary
Producers: Branton Choi & Victor Dias Rodrigues
Editor: Victor Dias Rodrigues
Cinematographer: Victor Dias Rodrigues
Sound Design: Eben Mannes
All Riders is a documentary short on the battle for accessibility in NYC Transit, told by those fighting it.
Victor Dias Rodrigues
Born in Brazil, Victor Dias Rodrigues’ upbringing across four continents informs his outlook on the complexities of the human condition. Fluent in 4 languages, he seeks to explore these themes with his documentary work.
His previous documentary short, The Ending of a Dream, sheds light on the harsh realities of undocumented workers in New York City. The film received the Best Latino Project NYC award at the 2018 Latino Film Market and was screened as part of 2019 Docu Jam Showcase at the Paley Center for Media and at Make The Road, an immigrant rights organization in New York City.
As an intern at Jigsaw Productions, he worked on EPIX’s Emmy-nominated docuseries Laurel Canyon. Victor is the recipient of the 2020 Lora Hays Award for Documentary Editing.