Margarida Mateus | Film Critic

Has a degree in Clinical Psychology, Cinema and Theatre. She is a member of Centro de Estudos Cinematográfi cos of Coimbra, and Tomar Film’s Society. Between 2008 and 2013 wrote about Cinema for the radio show “Grande Écran”, broadcasted by several regional radio stations. Between 2010 and 2011 was the jurie’s delegate and the Festival Caminhos do Cinema Português’ Programmer. In 2011 worked as translator in 27º Festróia, Festival Internacional of Setúbal. In 2012 was Programmer of the Oficial Section of the Caminhos Film Festival. Was Vice-President of the Federação Portuguesa de Cineclubes in 2013 and 2014. Also in 2013 integrates the Ofcial Jury of the national competition of short films in Setúbal-Curtas Sadinas and FICC Jury of FIKE Festival.

In 2015 integrates the FICC Jury of Caminhos do Cinema Português and in 2017 she was jury on Set’Curtas, organized by Setúbal City Hall.

Is now part of Tomar Film Society’s Executive Committee and she’s also a jury on Planos since 2016.