RÉGINA PESSOA presents her work and creative processes on Tuesday, March 20th at 5:30 pm in our offices.
About the speaker:
Born in Coimbra, Régina Pessoa graduated from the University of Fine Arts in Porto.
In 1992, she began working at Filmógrafo, where she worked as a facilitator.
In 1999, she directed and directed her first author film A Noite (La Nuit), with which she won nine awards. In 2005, Régina Pessoa animated and directed her second animated short film Tragic Story with Happy Ending, which received three prizes at Annecy Espace Projects in 2001 and recently won twenty-six awards including: Special Jury Award Cinanima'05, Prize CNC'06 Quality, the Best Animation Award at Granada'06, the Special Jury Prize at Anifest Trebon'06, the Grand Prix at SICAF'06, the Grand Prix at Annecy'06, the Best Film Award in Melbourne ' 06, Nominated for the Golden Cartoon 2006 - Europe, Special Jury Prize Hiroshima'06, Grand Prix at Mecal'06 and prize at AniMadrid'06.