Born in 1987, in Rio de Janeiro, Alice Furtado is a filmmaker and editor. She graduated in cinema at Universidade Federal Fluminense, and post graduated at Le Fresnoy in France. She directed the short films Duelo antes da noite and La Grenouille et Dieu. As an editor, she worked in Eduardo Williams' first feature El auge del humano, and Os son mbulos by Thiago Mata Machado. Sem seu sangue is her feature debut as director.