Coréon Dú, is a multilingual Angolan creative director , producer and singer . He is known for his distinct aesthetic style, bold creative choices and his contributions to projects that have brought Angolan Pop culture to the international forefront in the realms of music, dance, fashion, TV and film.
Among his works are various acclaimed projects such as the writing and production of 2015 Seoul International Drama Award-winning , 2015 International Emmy and 2017 FESPACO nominated series, " Jikulumessu" ( 2015), his visual achievement as creator and creative director the International Emmy-nominated telenovela Windeck ( 2013 ) , the ever-growing "I Love Kuduro" multi-media experience turned award-winning documentary , producing the critically acclaimed epic "Njinga : Queen of Angola " , and beyond.
2017 FESPACO – Best TV Series Nominee for “Jikulumessu”
2017 Festival Ecráns Noirs – Best TV Series Nominee for “Jikulumessu”
2015 Best Serial Drama Golden Bird Prize for “Jikulumessu” at the Seoul International Drama Awards
2015 International Emmy Nomination for “Jikulumessu” (Telenovela category)
2015 Angola Fashion Awards - Man of the Year
2013 International Emmy Nomination for “Windeck” (Telenovela category)
2015 African Movie Award Winner for Achievement in Make Up
2015 African Movie Award Nomination for Achievement in Soundtrack
2015 Queens World Film Festival Nominee for Best Photography
2015 San Diego Black Film Festival Nominee for Best Foreign Feature
2015 FESPACO Panafrican Film & TV Festival Official Selection for L’Afrique vue par
2014 Jakarta International Movie Award Winner
2010 Best Experimental Short Nomination for “Momentos de Glória” at Oaxaca Film Festival
2017 IndieFest Film Awards – Award of Merit Special Mention for “Bangaologia : The Science of Style”
2017 Athens International Film & Video Festival– Feature Competition Nominee for “Bangaologia : The Science of Style”
2016 Warsaw Film Festival – Best Documentary Nominee for “Bangaologia : The Science of Style”
2016 London Fashion Film Festival - Best Documentary Nominee for “Bangaologia : The Science of Style”
2015 INquieTUdo Festival Audience Award for “I Love Kuduro : From Angola to the Word”
2019 Angola Music Video Award - Video of the Year “Sol Raiar”
2019 International Portuguese Music Awards - People´s Choice Award Nomination for “Sol Raiar”
2018 Sarajevo Fashion Film Festival –Music Video Official Selction “Ne Me Quitte Pas”
2018 Chelsea Fashion & Film Festival –Music Video Official Selction “Ne Me Quitte Pas”
2015 Angola Music Award - Best Music Video "Amor Roobtico"
2014 Angola Music Award - Best Music Video "Set Me Free"
2015 Camélia de Liberdade Diversity Award for "Windeck" (Brazil)
2005 Figuras & Negócios Magazine´s Social Responsibility Award for Awareness Project “Droga Diga Não”