”I already lived my death, now all I have to do is make a movie about it”, filmmaker Hector Babenco told Barbara Paz, realizing that he didn't have much time left. She accepted the mission and fulfilled her partner's last wish: to be the protagonist of his own death. In this loving immersion, he reveals himself in intimate and painful situations, showing fears and anxieties, but also memories, reflections and fabulations, in a confrontation between the intellectual vigor and physical fragility that marked his life. Gold Lion award at the 2019 Venice Film Festival.
She is an actress, director and producer. She hosts the show A Arte do Encontro on Canal Brasil, where she interviews important names in the Brazilian art scene. She directed and produced short films and shows about cinema. Babenco - Alguém Tem Que Ouvir o Coração e Dizer: Parou is her first feature film.