Daniela Fortuna


Daniela Fortuna was born in 1993 in Sesimbra, Portugal. She studied Traditional Animation at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon.

 Collective Exhibitions: Breathe, Malapata Gallery, Lisbon, (2018); Habitado, MU.SA – Museu das Artes de Sintra (2018); Condomínio Festival Lisboa 8th Edition, Lisbon (2017); 100 anos do Museu Bordalo Pinheiro (1916-2016), Museu Bordalo Pinheiro, Lisbon (2016); GAB-A 10th Edition: Galerias Abertas das Belas-Artes, FBAUL, Lisbon (2016); I stood up and... never sat down again, Plataforma Revólver, Lisbon (2015).

Selections in Film Festivals: Strasburg Film Festival, Strasburg, VA, US (2018); Alexandre Trauner Art/ Film Festival, Szolnok, HU (2018); Cinema no Estendal, Algarve/ Lisbon, PT (2018); FUSO: Anual de Vídeo Arte Internacional de Lisboa, PT (2018); Olhares do Mediterrâneo, Lisbon, PT (2018); FEST – New Directors New Films Festival, Espinho, PT (2018); Fest Anča International Animation Festival, Žilina, SK (2018); Festival Internacional de Animación La Truca, Cali, CO (2018); Festival de Cinema Luso-Brasileiro de Santa Maria da Feira, PT (2018); Moving Image Arts International Short Film Festival, Toronto, ON, CA (2018); Dia das Belas-Artes: Mostra de filmes, FBAUL, Lisbon, PT (2018); Cinema Português em Movimento, several villages, PT (2016).

Publications as an illustrator: Telhados de Vidro, 23, published by Averno, 2018; O Cão Celeste, published by Averno, 2015 – present.

 Awards: Honourable Mention, Festival de Cinema Luso-Brasileiro, Santa Maria da Feira, PT (2018).