Graça Castanheira was born in Angola in 1962 and she is a documentary director. She graduated in 1989 at the Cinema School in Lisbon, where she is currently a teacher of Documentary Cinema and Direction. She was awarded at DocLisboa with an honorable mention to the film “Logo Existo”. She is part of the group that founded Apordoc – The Portuguese Documentary Association.
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