Born in Porto (1989), Rita holds a degree in Cinematography, having studied Film at the Lisbon Theatre and Film school and at the FAMU, in Prague. She has worked as a cinematographer and all-round filmmaker for clients such as Boiler Room, Zoomin TV, Jung von Matt, among others. With a broad experience in documentary-based storytelling, her work has also empowered the missions of forward-thinking entities, initiatives and collectives of impact and societal change, in Germany and abroad. With a particular affinity for analog photography, Rita has been documenting her surroundings since her teens. She has been combining writing and photography with an interest in themes such as identity, authenticity and community, having since then portrayed artists like Magic Island, Conan Osiris, Lalo Gomes and collectives like KDV Ensemble and Nowhere Kitchen.