Roni Filgueiras

Film Critic, Brazil

Born in Rio de Janeiro, Roni Filgueiras has been a journalist for 30 years. She has worked as a film critic for O Globo, Folha de S.Paulo, Jornal do Brasil, Veja Rio. She published essays in the books “Women Behind the Cameras – The Brazilian Filmmakers from 1930 to 2018”, and “Brazilian Documentary – 100 Essential Films”, among others. She is a member of the Brazilian Association of Film Critics, of the Elviras Collective of Film Critics and Fipresci. She is a PhD student in Communication at UFRJ.