Galileo’s thermometer | O termómetro de Galileo

XX December | 16:30h | Teatro Principal


Portugal | 2018 | 105’ | Color

Dirección/Direction: Teresa Villaverde. Guión/Script: Teresa Villaverde. Fotografía/Cinematography: Teresa Villaverde. Montaxe/Editing: Teresa Villaverde. Son/Sound: Teresa Villaverde. Intérpretes/Cast: Tonino De Bernardi, Mariella Navale. Produción/Production:   Teresa Villaverde. Produtora/Production Company: Alce Filmes.

Shot in Italian Piemonte with the family of the italian filmmaker Tonino De Bernardi. A film about transmission between generations, about their love, their respect for life and art, and each other.



IFFR Rotterdam 2018 – Deep Focus

Jeonju International Film Festival 2018

Lima Independiente International Film Festival 2018   


Teresa Villaverde was born in Lisbon on 1966. In the eighties she participated as an actress, co-author and co-director in the Theater Group of the School of Fine Arts in Lisbon. Still in the eighties participates as an actress in the film À Flor do Mar, by João César Monteiro. Works with Paulo Rocha and José Álvaro Morais and as co-writer with João Canijo in A Filha da Mãe. In the early nineties she began her activity as a director, always writing the arguments of her own films. Her films had world premieres at festivals such as Cannes, Venice and Berlin. There have been retrospectives of her work in France, Spain and Italy. She collaborated with several schools, namely the University of Évora (Portugal), and the Haute École d’Art et du Design de Genève (Switzerland). In 2010 she created the production company, Alce Filmes, with the purpose of producing her own films.