Orla Costeira


Documentary / HD / PT


Coastline starts from a scientific investigation about the evolution of the portuguese beaches with the intention of reaching a possible future overview of the national shore based on its past and present record. Together with this historical and geographical research that will be guided by experts, we are also shown the social and human aspect through the testimonies of people who have a personal and/or professional bond with the beach.


Maria Perdigão Pires

Has a relatively recent professional career in the area of cinema that was a result from a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences, specializing in Cinema and Television, in Nova University of Lisbon and a Master’s degree in Cinema Project Development in the National Theatre and Film School, which was concluded in 2016.

In 2016, she starts an internship in the production company Cedro Plátano in the area of production and post-production. At the end of the internship, she was then hired. Lately, her tasks have mainly been related to the development of documentary projects.

Renata Sancho

Director who also works as an editor and script supervisor.
She graduated in Communication Sciences, specializing in Cinema Studies in 1998. She lectured editing at Politécnico de Leiria in the Sound & Image Graduation Course in 2010.  Between 2007 and 2015 she was an guest assistant  in the Communication Sciences master’s degree in Directing (FCSH-UNL). Since 2013 she has been the manager of the production company Cedro Plátano. As an editor she has worked on several feature films, documentaries and short films.