SERGIO tells the true story of Sergio Vieira de Mello, a Brazilian diplomat, whose legacy looms large enough to have attained legendary status. A charming and instantly likeable man, de Mello traveled the world solving conflicts deemed unsolveable by the international community. In time, he was given the reputation as the UN's number one problem solver and was shipped off to work his magic in the most dangerous corners of the world. This documentary, chronicles de Mello's life and career up until his untimely death in 2003.
Greg Barker is a director and producer with a background in television. He has written, produced and directed episodes of series such as "Red Files" and "Frontline". SERGIO is his first documentary film.