Thursday, 03.10., 4.30 pm, kommkino, Q&A with Nina Fischer, Maroan el Sani and Ansgar Schäfer
SUSANA DE SOUSA DIAS
Susana de Sousa Dias has a PhD in Fine Arts/Video and teaches at the Fine Arts Faculty of the University of Lisbon. She was Co-Director of the International Film Festival Doclisboa in 2012 and 2013, opening up new sections such as Cinema of Urgency and Passages (Documentary & Contemporary Art). She has received several awards, among them the Grand Prix Cinéma du Réel and the FIPRESCI award (DokLeipzig) for her film 48. She was a guest artist at the Robert Flaherty Film Seminar, New York. Dias' cinematic works have been exhibited worldwide at film festivals, art exhibitions and venues such as Documenta 14, PhotoEspaña and the Viennale.