Fernanda Polacow

Fernanda Polacow is a Brazilian screenwriter and filmmaker, living and working in Brasil and in Portugal. She has developed, written and directed projects for a wide range of different TV channels such as Al Jazeera, HBO and Netflix as well as for cinema. Her work usually revolves around social and political issues. She is also a collaborator of Buala, an online platform in the artistic and academic fields that stimulate public debate about the lasting impact of racism and colonialism across Portuguese-speaking communities. She is currently directing a project on the massacre of transgender population by the police force in the 80’s in Brazil. She is the screenwriter of Mosquito (2020).

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Europa Film Festivals and Europa International signed a document to strengthen the relationships between festivals and international sales agents

Europa International (the European organisation for sales agents) and Europa Film Festivals (a network of 12 festivals with LuxFilmFest as a member) signed and unveiled two documents at the last... → More

Young Audience Award Jury (12-14 years old)

YOUNG AUDIENCE AWARD SAVE THE DATE ! 12/11/2022 Luxembourg City Film Festival hosts for the 7th time the YOUNG AUDIENCE FILM DAY organised by the European Film Academy. The event... → More

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We are looking for motivated new members for our team for the next Luxfilmfest. Are you a motivated, dynamic and organised film lover and have always dreamt of working for... → More