Raquel Freire was born in Porto and is a filmmaker, writer, screenwriter, producer, a citizen and a mother. Studied Law and History and Aesthetics of Cinema and History and Aesthetics of Portuguese Cinema at the University of Coimbra. The films “Rio Vermelho”, “Rending” or “Veneno Cura” premiered in competition at International Film Festivals such as Venice, Turin, São Paulo or Montreal. She was honoured at the Cannes Film Festival by the European Film Foundation as a young European producer. She has now finished her 3rd fiction feature film “Filme Sem Câmara”.