Catarina Mourão (Portugal)

Catarina Mourão studied Music, Law and Film (MA Bristol University). In 1998 she founded AporDOC, Portuguese Documentary Association. Since 2000 she has been teaching Film and Documentary since. With another filmmaker (Catarina Alves Costa) she started Laranja Azul, an independent production company for creative documentary and visual arts in Lisbon. She is currently doing her practice based PhD in Film at the University of Edinburgh, working with family archives and old family albums, but also shooting in present time.

Filmography

  • Mecca Before I die
    1994
  • The port
    1996
  • Fora de Água
    1997
  • A Dama de Chandor
    1998
  • Próxima Paragem / Next Stop
    2002
  • Desassossego / Restless
    2002
  • A minha aldeia já não mora aqui
    2005
  • À Flor da Pele / On Edge
    2006
  • Pelas Sombras
    2010
  • Lisbon-Ground
    2012
  • A toca do lobo
    2015

Doc Alliance Members

Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.