July and August, 2022
JULY AND AUGUST, 2022 I just got my first job as a hostess at the new weekly show “N2 – Mais Que Uma Estrada” and it is really being a great experience! It can be seen on CM TV channel every Wednesday, and the episodes are also available online at this link: https://maisdoqueumaestrada.sabado.pt/
On June 18 we celebrated Portuguese cinema at the annual awards ceremony of the Portuguese Film Academy: the Sophia Awards Ceremony.
Sofia was invited to speak at the 2022 ceremony of the 48 Hour Film Project Lisbon, as a 2021 winner. She also got to deliver the award for Best Acting and Best Film of The Year. Here with Ricardo Mendes, producer of the festival.
Last month Sofia spent a few weeks in Los Angeles, where she starred in the short film “OBSIDIAN PROWL”, directed by Abby Carver and produced by Miguel Ramirez. More in April Sofia was interviewed for the Magazine HD Podcast, coming out next month. In the meantime, here is a written version that summarizes a bit…
What an incredible week. From March 9 to 13 I was in Washington DC for the Filmapalooza Film Festival with my short “Samanta: Má Ou Santa”, in representation of Portugal, among almost 100 awarded short films from all over the world. Not only this was an amazing opportunity to connect with passionate filmmakers from all…
Continuing to use her voice to call attention to the importance and urgency of implementing more and better inclusion tools for people with hearing loss, especially in regards to the absolute need for inclusive subtitling in audiovisual content, Sofia spoke to Manuel Tinoco de Faria for his round of interviews about this subject. You can…
Sofia was on Portuguese TV talk show Cristina ComVida, presented by Cristina Ferreira. She got to talk about her journey as an actress and producer: her acting training in New York City, her first feature film ALICE, NOVA IORQUE E OUTRAS HISTÓRIAS, her award-winning short-film SAMANTA: MÁ OU SANTA, plans for the future, and her…
21/10/2021 TSF, a news platform in Portugal, wrote an article after interviewing Sofia about her short film SAMANTA: MÁ OU SANTA and her own motivations towards making Portuguese cinema more inclusive. Check it out: Dez prémios depois, curta-metragem portuguesa representa Portugal nos EUA 18/10/2021 Sofia’s was invited to “Curto Circuito”, a magazine TV show in…
This year, Sofia decided she’d experience the 48H FILM PROJECT madness, so she put together a team to participate in this short film contest which happened this weekend, September 10-12. For this contest, the teams are required to produce a short film (4-7 minutes) in only 48 hours: on Friday 8 p.m., you learn the…
Sofia has finished shooting the shortfilm “Mutual Phase Lock”, directed by Lébora Devy.