Tatiana Saavedra



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Tatiana Saavedra has a degree in Cinema, Video and Multimedia Communication, she also attended the European course CIAKL - ‘Cinema and Industry Alliance for Knowledge’, where she was awarded first place in the categories `Best Idea´, ‘Best Project’ and ‘Business Plan’ with a documentary series. Tatiana’s films were showcased in several national and international festivals - in 2011 her film `White Board´won the Zon Award - She was also renowned for her directing work in ‘ Stillness in the Intensity of the Colors’, in 2017, that premiered at DocLisboa. In 2020, she wrote and directed her first TV series of 5 episodes ‘Hello, how are you feeling?’ for RTP (Rádio Televisão Portuguesa). She also filmed and edited a documentary series of 14 episodes for a Brazilian TV Channel (Globo) about Portuguese Singers.

As a photographer, her work was featured in an assortment of national and international magazines and galleries; being that her latest exhibition was with ImageNation Paris. She was also the recipient of Sophia Awards’ first prize, thanks to the photograph that featured on the film poster for ‘Gold on Blue’.

Tatiana is a member of the Hans Lucas studio and currently works as a photography professor at the Institute of Cultural Production and Image. Additionally, she is a member of Canva's photography team, contributing to the production of Diverse & Inclusive content.

  • Press & Interviews

Dodho Magazine Our Culture Mag - VOGUE - Newspaper Libération - PARQ Magazine - Atoms Photography - Público - Revista PRIMA  - Revista RUA -  Analogue Magazine - Curated by Girls -Container Love - Artes & Contextos - FALCON Magazine - Cherry Deck - Art Fucks Me - Art Digest - Shoot Film Magazine - Photo Cinematica - Nightwalker Magazine - Kluid Magazine - World View Magazine - Eecstaticc - Nihao Portugal - The WalkMan Magazine - Mull it Over - Nasty Magazine - 9lives Magazine - Classics Magazine - Gerador - Concetta Magazine - TOP POSTERS – - Ramona - New Men - International-Culture - Fisheye Magazine - ArtAboutMagazine-analog - UandArts Pornceptual

  • Exhibitions

ImageNation Paris 2021 - Paris

Curated By Girls 2022 - Lisbon

  • Festivals

DocLisboa – Olhares do Mediterrâneo – Cinema no Feminino – Festival Giacometti
– Vistacurta – WOMAN Media Arts and Film Festival – Baghdad International Film Festival (BIFF) – Festival International du Documentaire – Femina – Shortcutz Lisboa- 8a Mostra do Documentário Português – XIV Encontros de Cinema de Viana – Prémio PrimeiroOlhar – Curta Arruda – Out of the Box, Arte & Cinema – ArtFemme, Artes no Feminino – Prémio ZON – Best Short Film – Fantasporto – Ciclo “Curto” de Cinema Português – Over&Out – PUFF Film Festival – Selection Porto7 -Festival AVANCA – 3a Edição do Curtas e Vinho Verde – 9500 Cineclube – Curtas em flagrante – Festival de Cinema e Curtas do Parque – Frame Canon Portugal – Ensaios Visuais Caminhos do Cinema Português- Exposição Condicionamento, Museu da Cidade – Next Reel International Film Festival – Ópera Prima en Corto
– TAU International Film Festival – Summer Nights Series, Washington Square – Festival de Cinema de Cabo Verde – Fest A ́Film, festival du Film Lusophone – Porto7 – 3a Edição do Curtas e Vinho Verde