Acting is not about being someone different. It's finding the similarity in what is apparently different, then finding myself in there.

Meryl Streep




  • 1985 - A Espera, by Luiz Fernando Carvalho – Based  on Fragments of a Lover's Discourse, by Roland Barthes. Best Short Film 35mm ; Best Actress for Severo, Marieta ; Best Cinematography for Carvalho, Walter ; Best Editing for Amaral, Maria Cristina at the Gramado Festival , 14, 1986. Best Film at the San Sebastian Festival , 1986. Young Award Director in Therèse Festival, 1986 - Quebec - CA.


  • 1994 - Mil e Uma, by Susana Moraes. The story of Alice , which aims to make a film about an imaginary journey from Marcel Duchamp to Brazil. During production she falls in love and gets involved in a complicated corruption case . A soap opera full of eroticism , humor and surrealism, with abundant references to Alice in Wonderland , Lewis Carroll and the revolutionary work of Marcel Duchamp. Special Jury Award at the Gramado Festival , 22, 1994. Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Cinematography and Best Art Direction in the Brasilia Festival , 27, 1994 Brasília - DF.


  • 1996 - Metalguru, by Flavio Colker – Cristina, kleptomaniac girl steals her mother's money, owner of a hotel in ceará street. By knowing two misguided bikers traveling on a Harley Davidson for Alaska, Cristina decides to take the croup : will corrupt and convince the driver to drop his girlfriend to take her to Disney. Cast: Mariana Oliveira, Mariana de Moraes , Christiana Guinle , Renata Sorrah , Duda Mamberti , Marcos Winter. Awards: best actress and best film at Mixbrazil 96 ; official selection of festivals : Berlin Verzaufilm 2001 and Prague Bio Filmfest 2001 .