Rita Macedo


Rita Macedo is a filmmaker and video artist based in Berlin • Fascinated by the poetic affinity between moving images and fluxes of thought, Rita’s works often operate within the realm of documentary and speculative fiction, with a focus on meaning, memory and history • Her work has been shown at numerous festivals, amongst others at European Media Art Festival, Berwick Film and Media Art Festival, Shortfilm Festival Hamburg, IndieLisboa International Film Festival, Kasseler Dokfest, São Paulo International Short Film Festival, Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, New Horizons International Film Festival, Curtas Vila do Conde, Encounters South Africa Documentary Film Festival • Since 2018 she works as an artistic collaborator at the Braunschweig University of Art.



Scars – Like Chandaliers

Music Video • 04′ 02″ • 2020

A lo-fi seemingly intimate gaze exchange in the dark.
Time dilates and extends.
We’ve never met before and yet you seem to know me so well.

Directed by Rita Macedo • Camera and light Rita Macedo,Vika Kirchenbauer • Music Like Chandeliers