2Welket Bungueě Photo by Kristin Bethge-min


Actor / Writer / Director

Balanta and Portuguese-Guinean, Welket Bungué born in Xitole (Guiné-Bissau) on February 7, 1988.

He began his artistic training in 2005. He made a degree in Theater – Actors branch (ESTC / Portugal) and a postgraduate degree in Performance (UniRio / Brazil).

He is a Permanent Member of the Portuguese Academy of Cinema since 2015. In 2012, he was awarded as “Best Actor” for his performance in MÜTTER, also directed the short films MESSAGE, WOODGREEN, AGINAL, ARRIAGA(2019) and BASTIEN in which he was distinguished with the “Best Actor Award” and “Best First Film’ by Shortcutz Awards 2017 in Ovar and Viseu (Portugal).

He is also a speaker for international brands, he develops Dramatic Writing, Scriptwriting, Performances and Theater. He currently living between Rio de Janeiro and Berlin.