Mónica Baptista (Portugal)

Monica Baptista is a painter-turned-documentary filmmaker who has created several films on topics ranging from Chechnyan soldiers on the TransSiberian Express to herbal tea texts, experimental investigations of architectural structures. Present in each of her works is a focus on notions of space and time in relation to the particular community or subject matter of her films.


  • Looms
  • Diary
  • Territories

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.