She is a filmmaker and advertising professional. She graduated in Social Communication from the Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais and in Directing from Escuela Internacional de Cine y TV de San Antonio de los Baños, in Cuba. She has written and directed Habanera, from 2004; Hablar de Sueños, from 2003; Fisioterapia, from 2003; and Imagens Mestiças, from 2001. She has directed Fragmento, Pedaço, Recorte, in 2000, and co-directed Biografia do Tempo. She has also worked as assistant director and continuity supervisor in several productions.