Gabriela Carneiro da Cunha (1982, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is an actress, director and researcher. She works in film and theatre. People she has worked with include Ariane Mnouchkine, Georgette Fadel, Cibele Forjaz, Grace Passô and Eryk Rocha. She is currently working on the
Riverbank Project: About Rivers, Buiúnas and Fireflies,
Margens Project - on Rivers, Buiúnas and Fireflies, an art and research project that listens to the testimonies of Brazilian rivers. She incorporates these statements in her pieces, which were featured both in the region and all over the world. Besides Altamira 2042, she is working on two films with filmmaker Eryk Rocha.
2015 Guerrilla Girls
2019 Altamira 2042
Prizes and awards
2019 Best Supporting Actress at the Rio Film Festival