At age 16, Alba Baptista started her career as the main character in Simão Cayatte‘s “Miami”. For her performance she received the Best Actress Award at the Festival Ibérico de Ciné.
During the following years, Alba developed a strong cinema career in Portugal, as well as starring in roles on three popular Portuguese series. Her film work includes: “Caminhos Magnétykos” by Edgar Pêra, in which she played the role of ‘Catarina’; and “Equinócio” by Ivo Ferreira.
She can soon be seen in the feature film “Fatima” opposite Harvey Keitel, Sônia Braga, and Joana Ribeiro, which is directed by Marco Pontecorvo. Her most recent film role was in “Patrick”, which was the directorial debut of Gonçalo Waddington, and which was in competition at San Sebastián International Film Festival, where it premiered.
Alba has completed filming the lead role of ‘Ava’ in Netflix’s new series Warrior Nun, which was released July 2, 2020.
Alba Baptista Awards
Revelation Award (female) At the European Film Festival Subtitle, Ireland, in 2018,
Nico Award, from the Portuguese Academy of Cinema, for the promises of the seventh art.
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