Private Project

Olinda e Joaquim

Guided by a youngster who wants to understand the aging process, Olinda and Joaquim, two elderly characters, travel through everything that is happening in their last stage of life. Although each of them has their own way of experiencing aging,In the end they're there for each other for all eternity, showing us that being old is not as bad as it might initially seem.

  • Mariana Oliveira
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Olinda e Joaquim
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 57 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 1, 2021
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  • Student Project:
    Yes - Escola das Artes - Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Distribution Information
  • Universidade Católica Portuguesa - Escola das Artes (Jaime Neves -
Director Biography - Mariana Oliveira

Mariana Oliveira was born on August 3rd, 1999, in Amarante. Although she always had a fascination for art and everything that involves creativity and handwork, she opted for a scientific path. When she got to college she realized that maybe Sound and Image at Universidade Católica was the right option. During those three years she gave greater focus to animation cinema, thus creating the short film entitled “Olinda e Joaquim”. She currently seeks to include in her life all the activities that make her happy.

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