Jessica Nolte Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Jessica Nolte is a photographer and documentary filmmaker. Since 2010, in partnership with Baboon Films, she produced and documented the biggest Indian festival "Kumbha Mela", in the Philippines portrayed the self-scourge of Pampanga, spent 30 days living with nomadic communities in Mongolia in the production of a documentary about their culture and customs. Unveiled the slave labor in the silver mines of Potosi, for which she was a finalist in Brazil’s biggest media award, “Prêmio ESSO”, won an honorary mention on the ANAMATRA human rights award and also won an honorary mention on the latin American Photography prize for her photo “Silver Widows” in 2012. In the confines of the island of Borneo, Jessica, followed the work of conservation "Orangutan Foundation" and during a trip through Mali documented the terrorist actions of Al Qaeda in the Maghreb. ??In partnership with the foundation "Gideon", denounced the sacrifice of children in black magic rituals in Uganda. This documentary was also indicated as a finalist for the media award “Prêmio ESSO”.??