Fabiana is a PhD student in Museology at Universidade Lusófona with a scholarship from the UNESCO Chair; she completed a master’s degree in Information Science at UnB, in February 2020, with research on public policies for audiovisual preservation.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Advertising from UnB and in Journalism from Iesb. She participated in intensive courses in 16mm and Digital Video Production at New York University, the city where she began her work as an editor. She has worked for over 10 years on various audiovisual projects with some awards (Sundance – USA, Locarno – Switzerland, Herzog – Brazil). For ten years she has been a servant of the Brazilian Institute of Museums, working in the articulation and international cooperation between Brazil and partner countries and in creating regional policies for museums on platforms such as Ibermuseums and UNESCO.
Luís Jorge Rodrigues Gonçalves
PhD in Fine Arts, branch of Art and Heritage Sciences/Archaeology, by the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon. Associate Professor with Aggregation at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon. He teaches in the field of art history, museology, curatorship, archeology and heritage. He investigates the domains of art history, design, archeology, spirituality in art and environmental issues in art.
Panagiota Koutsoukou was born in Athens in 1974. she studied Art Conservation in Greece and continued her studies at the Architecture of the University “Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria” in Italy, with a degree in Architecture in the sector of History and Conservation of Architecture and Natural Heritage. Postgraduate studies at the Department of Materials Engineering, University of Ioannina. For several years has worked at the Ministry of Culture in the field of ‘Art Works Conservation’. She is co-founder of the “EcoMuseumZagori”, where she is responsible for highlighting the region’s cultural heritage as well as advising groups on the creation of cultural industry units. She worked for the NGO “The Mediterranean Institute for Nature and Anthropos_(MedINA)” in the field of Sustainable Development Projects. Panagiota is also a member of the committee for the sustainable development of the Municipality of Thermo. Panagiota is an external collaborate of Creative Thinking Development (CRETHIDEV).
Elsa Cornevin is a producer, documentary filmmaker and programmer for the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival.
She organized for 7 years an itinerant film festival in Portugal, the French Film Festival and in parallel, she organized several events (concerts, ateliers, film shows) in Portugal.
Following her work experience as Adida for the audiovisual sector at the French Embassy in Portugal, she founded the company SERENA Productions with the aim of enabling the realization of ambitious projects that connect these two countries. In Lusophone or French-speaking lands, SERENA Productions wants to produce material that makes you think, that surprises, that leads to questioning and, above all, that invites sharing and debate.
Among the projects of SERENA Productions, the film writing residency CINE CERCA was created, whose third edition took place in 2022 between the Alentejo and the Cannes Film Festival in France..