Carolina Neves was born on the 2nd of January, 1995 in Porto, where she currently lives.
She completed the Audiovisual Communication course at Escola Artística de Soares dos Reis, specialising in Photography. During this period, she volunteered at Cruz Vermelha Portuguesa - Delegation of Gaia and covered its activities and events.
In 2016, Carolina graduated from Escola Superior de Artes e Design of Matosinhos in Communication Design. Simultaneously, she worked as a photojournalist for
webmagazines, covering events such as concerts and music festivals.
After working as a graphic designer for the company O Estúdio, she continued her studies in 2017, enrolling in the Master's Degree in Sound and Image at Universidade Católica Portuguesa, specialising in Cinema and Audiovisual.
As a final Master’s project, Carolina wrote, directed and edited the short film “ALVORADA”.
Official Selection
ALVORADA
São Paulo Film Festival - Mulheres no Cinema
Special Edition
2021
3rd Place - "Best Fiction Short-film" Award
ALVORADA
Sophia Estudante - Academia Portuguesa de Cinema
2021
Official Selection
ALVORADA
Short. Sweet. Film Festival
Cleveland, OH
2021
Official Selection
ALVORADA
São Paulo Film Festival
São Paulo
2020
Winner "Audience Award"
ALVORADA
Shortcutz Aveiro
Aveiro
2020
Ensaios Official Selection
ALVORADA
Festival Caminhos do Cinema Português
Coimbra
2020
Official Selection
ALVORADA
YMOTION - Festival de Cinema Jovem de Famalicão
Famalicão
2020
National Competition
ALVORADA
PORTO FEMME International Film Festival
Porto
2020
Official Selection
ALVORADA
NY Portuguese Short Film Festival
New York
2020
National Grand Prix Official Selection
ALVORADA
FEST - New Directors | New Films Festival
Espinho/Porto
2020
Portuguese Cinema Awards - Nominated for "Best Film" and "Best Film School"
ALVORADA
FANTASPORTO
Porto
2020
Winner "Best Film"
ALVORADA
LGBTQ+ Toronto Film Festival
Toronto
"First-Time Filmmaker" November Nomination
ALVORADA
Lisbon CineFest
Lisbon
Official Selection
ALVORADA
LGBTQ+ Los Angeles Film Festival
Los Angeles
Winner "Best Student Film", Nominated for "Best Director"
ALVORADA
Feel The Reel International Film Festival
Glasgow
Nominated for "Best Production" and "Best Cinematography"
ALVORADA
FECEA - Festival International de Cinema Escolar de Alvorada
Alvorada
Finalist "Best Student Film"
ALVORADA
Venice Film Awards
Venice
Winner “Best First Time Director”
ALVORADA
Florence Film Awards
Florence
Winner “Best Student Film”
ALVORADA
Canadian Cinematography Awards
College
ESAD - Escola Superior de Artes e Design
BA
20132016
College
Escola das Artes - Universidade Católica Portuguesa
MA
20172020
High School
Escola Artística de Soares dos Reis
20102013
Birth Date
January 2, 1995
Birth City
Porto
Current City
Porto
Hometown
Porto
Gender
Female
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