Cátia Rodrigues
MA Student

Cátia Rodrigues (Porto, 1995). Film programmer and critic. She is a PhD student in Artistic Studies at the School of Social Sciences and Humanities of NOVA University Lisbon. In 2020, she graduated in Philosophy from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities of University of Porto and, in 2024, as an IFILNOVA scholarship holder, she obtained a Master’s degree in Aesthetics and Artistic Studies at FCSH, where she defended her thesis “The gesture of showing in Abbas Kiarostami. An analysis based on Wittgenstein and Agamben”. She is a film programmer at Curtas Vila do Conde IFF and BEAST IFF, and since 2021, she has also curated Mostra de Primeiras Curtas at Livraria Térmita in Porto. She is a member of the editorial board of La Furia Umana magazine and a film critic for À Pala de Walsh. She was editor of CINEblog IFILNOVA.