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Mónica Santos


Mónica Santos is a versatile artist in the field of visual arts: directing, art direction and illustration.
She has worked with exponents of Portuguese cinema such as Manoel de Oliveira and José Fonseca e Costa as well as in several genres: cinema, advertising, documentary and television.
Recently, she has combined animation with moving image through the techniques of pixilation and stop-motion in the short films “Amélia & Duarte” (2015) and “Entre Sombras” (2018), both co-directed by Alice Guimarães and two of the most successful Portuguese animation shorts in festivals of the last five years. “O Casaco Rosa” is her new animation project.

Nominations 2019

Best Animated Feature Film (COURT MÉTRAGE)