Special Screening

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Jorge Salavisa’s 50-year career path as a dancer, teacher and artistic
director. His passion for the plurality of the arts and his incessant
work to give visibility to both old and new creators. Jorge Salavisa
occupies a unique place in Portuguese cultural life. The film director-
Marco Martins signs this documentary that came from an idea of
Luísa Taveira and Miguel Honrado.


Cinemateca Portuguesa

Rua Barata Salgueiro 39, 1269-059 Lisboa

Idea Luísa Taveira, Miguel Honrado

Sound Armanda Carvalho

Photography Marco Martins, Rui Xavier

Editing Mariana Gaivão

Mix Elsa Ferreira

Research Patrícia Faria

Production Filmes do Tejo II | Maria João Mayer, Patrícia Faria

Co-production EGEAC EEM, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian e RTP2

Acknowledgment Maria & Mayer - Maria João Mayer, Sara Moita e Isabel Pestana


Maria João Mayer

Film producer for over 10 years and has worked with some of the Portuguesw most renowned filmmakers. In 2015 she was one of five women distinguished at the Awards "Mulheres Criadoras de Cultura" promoted by the Office of Cultural Strategy, Planning and Evaluation of the Ministry of Culture.

Miguel Honrado

Since 1989, he has been active in the fields of cultural production and management. He was the Artistic Director of Teatro Viriato from 2003 to 2006, a member of the Advisory Board of the Gulbenkian Education Program for Culture and Science - Descobrir, between 2012 and 2015. Between November 2007 and December 2014 he was Chairman of the Board of Directors of EGEAC. Since January 2014, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Teatro Nacional D. Maria II. Between 2016 and 2018 he was the Secretary of State for Culture. Appointed Member of the Board of Directors of Fundação Centro Cultural de Belém and is member of the Advisory Board of Artemrede since 2019.