World Cinema Amsterdam | Internationaal filmfestival | 18 – 27 Augustus 2016

Natália Machiaveli was born in São Paulo in 1985 from of a Italian decedent mother and a Portuguese father. Her interest in art and music started in her teenage years, when she studied Piano and Graphic Design. She left home at the age of 19 to study art at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy and to live in Holland her first years of adulthood, where the difficulties of being a foreigner were added to the normal challenges of this phase in life. Natália works the theme of social relations, taking it to a very personal level. The media is chosen according to the subject, and varies between animations, photos, video and installations.