20th century actress who was also one of the first women to direct films in the country of Brazil.
She started her acting career in 1933 after she secured a spot in the stage production of Bonequinha de Seda.
She was best known for her 1946 film O Ebrio (The Boozy).
Her husband Vicente Celestino passed away in 1968.
She and Bertrand Tavernier were both successful French film actresses.