Os corpos que pensam

Catherine Boutaud

2017 Portugal DOC / EXP 22 '

Thinking Bodies is an epistolary film about the relationship between the director and her sister who, at the age of 15, suffered from anorexia.


Born in 1986 in France. She lives and works in Lisbon as documentary filmmaker and illustrator. Famílias daqui e dacolá, 2010-2012, co-directed with Pierre Primetens. A rapariga de Cabelo Vermelho (The red-haired girl) in 2012 (school film). Assistant director in the film Os caminhos de Jorge by Miguel Moraes Cabral (2013). In 2016, creation of the interactive multimedia installation Chemins Battus by Ívan Castiñeiras produced by Le Fresnoy. Les corps qui pensent (Thinking Bodies) is her first professional short.