Sara de Gouveia

Sara de Gouveia

South Africa

Biography

Sara CF Gouveia is a young filmmaker. Her medium-length documentary MAMA GOEMA: THE CAPE TOWN BEAT IN FIVE MOVEMENTS (55 min., 2011) won the award for Best SA Documentary at the TriContinental Film Festival 2011, screened at festivals worldwide and was broadcast on SABC. She was an alumnus of the Durban Film Mart 2014 Pitching Forum, IDFAcademy Summer School 2015 and 2017, Encounters Producers Lab 2015 and Rough Cut Lab and a Hot Docs Blue Ice Fellow. Sara has produced and directed a number of short documentary films, international campaigns and music videos over the years for different clients. She is currently developing the short film Nawar: She Who Guards Herself.

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