• Directed by Leonor Noivo
  • Portugal, 2006
  • Workshops in Portugal - Lisbonne
  • Politics, Work
  • Shooting place : Lisbonne
  • Duration : 26 min
  • Audio : Portuguese
  • Subtitles : French


Let us enter a side door of the National Assembly and discover, along with the people that work there, another assembly. Upstairs, on the plenary, the laws of the country continue to be discussed.

  • Direction : Leonor Noivo
  • Image : Leonor Noivo
  • Sound : Cláudia Rita Oliveira, Filipa Serejo & Isabel Dias Martins
  • Edition : Filipa Gambino

Rewards, festivals and diffusions

Festival IndieLisboa

  • Place : Lisbonne (Portugal)
  • Date : 2006

Caminhos do Cinema Português XII

  • Place : Coimbra (Portugal)
  • Date : 2006

Festival de Artes Visuais Sonoras e Performativas

  • Place : Caldas da Rainha (Portugal)
  • Date : 2006

Serralves em Festa

  • Place : Porto (Portugal)
  • Date : 2006

Instituto Camoes

  • Place : Maputo (Mozambique)
  • Date : 2006

Inauguraçao do Centro de Lingua Portuguesa da Universidade

  • Place : Stockolm (Suède)
  • Date : 2006

Reitoria da Universidade de Lisboa

  • Place : Lisbonne (Portugal)
  • Date : 2006

Mostra de Curtas e Video Experimental

  • Place : Setubal (Portugal)
  • Date : 2006

Leonor Noivo

Portuguese director

Leonor Noivo studied Architecture and Photography before joining Lisbon’s Film School (ESTC) in 1997, where she specialized on Editing and Directing. In 2006 she attended the Ateliers Varan Documentary Filmmaking course at the Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon.

Since 1999 she works as script-supervisor and assistant director in documentaries and fiction films. She integrated Documentary Workshops training teams in Lisbon and Azores, as well as Film-Project Workshops in the ArCo’s and ESAD’s Cinema Courses. She collaborated with several artists in the performance area, creating contents and video installations.

In 2008 she co-founded the Cinema Production Company TERRATREME Films where she develops her work alongside with directing, producing and monitoring projects.

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