An internationally recognized haven for innovative filmmaking, * C.R.I.M. is based in Lisbon, Portugal.
We produce since 2005 feature and short fiction films, creative documentaries, television series as well as visual and performing arts projects.
producer · directing manager
Isabel Machado is C.R.I.M.'s directing manager, main producer of films and artistic projects.
Since 2005 she is responsible for the development, production and distribution of both documentary and fiction films, as well as of visual arts projects. She has a degree in Communication Design from the Lisbon University. Studied Visual Arts at Maumaus School of Photography and Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art at the Lisbon University. Finalist of the workshops EAVE 2005 and EURODOC 2008. She was a lecturer at Portuguese Film School ESTC between 2014 and 2019. She is a board member of Apordoc - Portuguese Documentary Association since 2016.
producer · director · consultant
Christine Reeh-Peters is a German filmmaker and philosopher living between Berlin, Karlsruhe and Lisbon. She holds a PhD in Philosophy from the Lisbon University and a Degree in Film Directing from the Portuguese Film School ESTC. She is Junior Professor for Theory and Praxis of Artistic Research in Digital Media at Filmuniversity Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF in Potsdam. She is head of the IKF - Institute for Artistic Research at the Filmuniversity. Editor of several anthologies and one monograph on film-philosophy. She is producer and filmmaker at C.R.I.M.. Author/director of 10 documentaries and producer of about 20 films also in feature film and TV series formats. As a filmmaker, she explores the complexity of narrative, place and image, as well as the links between philosophy and artistic research.
Sara Caixinhas was born in Lisbon in 1976. Since 2008 she has been the accountant manager and a production assistant at C.R.I.M. She studied Film at the National Portuguese Film School ESTC, specializing in Production (1994/97). She has 15 years of experience in production, working in cinema and television projects, as production assistant and/or production accountant, for movies, programs and commercials, and also as producer manager in a TV Channel (2002/2007).
JOÃO PEDRO DUARTE
João Pedro Duarte has a degree in Film from the National Portuguese Film School ESTC, specialized in the area of Editing.
He has been working as an editor, editor assistant and continuity supervisor in various films and artistic projects. He is responsible for the editing and archive departments in C.R.I.M.