Who We Are
Thais Fernandes has a degree in journalism. Works with cinema (Editing and Directing), Theater (directing and video designer) and research the hybrid narrative (cinema, theatre and internet).
From 2007 to 2009 was Finishing Coordinator at Núcleo de Especiais, RBSTV. In 2009 was assistant editor at Casa de Cinema de Porto Alegre. Still in 2009 was curator and producer of the film exhibition "Santiago Álvarez – The Eye of the Revolution", that brought to Porto Alegre/Brazil the work from the Cuban filmmaker. In 2011 won one of the 4 scholarships awarded by IBERMEDIA to participate at the IV Diplomado en Documental de Creación in Cali, Colombia.
Was selected to the 8º Talent Campus Buenos Aires (2013) and to Berlinale Talents (2014), both events created for young filmmakers designed by BERLINALE. In 2014 launched the transmedia project “The Invented Village”, and founded Cena Expandida, an artistic gathering that aims to investigate the juxtaposing between the arts. The group already signs an adult play (“What’s in your mind?”) and a short movie (“The Last Picture”).
Tainah Dadda is a theatre director and cultural producer, master's student in Art Studies at the University of Porto (Portugal) and graduated in Theater, with a degree in Theater Direction (UFRGS).
Since 2009, elaborated author performative projects and in partnership with multidisciplinary creators in the areas of visual arts, music and audiovisual.
Dadda is also a collaborator at Agência CKCO, in Pelotas-RS, where she works in the elaboration, planning and execution of projects for artists and cultural agents of different languages.
Winner of the competition for new directors of the Goethe-Institut in Porto Alegre in 2012, with the show "Mr. Kolpert", of the Funarte Theater Award Myriam Muniz 2013 by spectacle "What's in your mind?", of whom is the director and playwright, and Funarte Award Festival for Virtual Theater 2020, for the show "Handbook for castaways".