Catarina WALLENSTEIN is a Portugese actress. She studied at the Film and Theatre School in Lisbon. For her performance in Singularidades de uma Rapariga Louravan from director Manoel de Oliveira she won a Portugese Golden Globe in 2010. Together with Felipe Bragança she directed her first mid-length film, Tragam-me a cabeça de Carmen M./Bring Me the Head of Carmen M., which has its premiere at IFFR 2019.
Catarina Wallenstein at IFFR
Les Unwanted de Europa
The rocky landscapes of the smuggling route from France into Spain is an imposing backdrop to the last days of Jewish cultural philosopher Walter Benjamin (1892-1940). From his experiences and ideas, Ferraro has created a superb cinematographic lesson of acute contemporary relevance, shot in enchanting black-and-white.
Bring Me the Head of Carmen M.
In turbulent contemporary Brazil, an actress dives into the myth of Carmen Miranda, the woman who gave the country a new identity.