Adriano Smaldone, born in Italy, lives in Lisbon, where he works. His main occupation is film programming, having a broad experience with several film festivals and cultural events, among them DocLisboa and 8 1⁄2 Festa do Cinema Italiano. He is also vice-president of the Il Sorpasso Association, where he is responsible for the programming and film distribution.
“Rita Blanco, an actress as best as I can be, with much to do and much already done. 53 years old. One daughter. Friend of aimals and people” – Rita Blanco
Tomás Baltazar has a post-graduation in Television and Cinema Editing and is graduated in Sound and Image. He is a director and an editor and the films he has worked on have won several prizes, both in Portugal and abroad. Since 2014, he works as a programmer for the International Competition of DocLisboa.