Francisca Manuel

Portugal

Francisca has a postgraduate degree in Multimedia Art from FBAUL. She attended the Architecture course from 2002 until 2005 and completed the course in Cinema and Fine Arts in 2008. She directed “A Coragem de Lassie” (Lassie´s courage)(2009) about the artist Ana Jotta, and won the international Award for best documentary on art (New York Independent Film and Video Festival 2009).
In 2011, she won the Inov-Art grant and worked with ethnographic documentary film in Brazil. In Amsterdam, she was the artist Fiona Tan´s assistant for the exhibition Options & Futures, Rabo Kunstzone, Utrech, in 2013.
She has directed several video installations: Madame (2013), FUSO Open call 14 – Anual de VideoArte Internacional de Lisboa; Desterro (2015), Arquiteturas Film Festival 15; Travel Shot (2015), LOOPS.LISBOA – Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporânea – Museu do Chiado and Catherine or 1786 (2017), Arquipélago – Centro de Artes Contemporâneas, Azores.
Since 2007 she has authored and collaborated on audiovisual projects with artists, performers and architects.

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Francisca Manuel