International Competition 4

85 min . 16 years

Sat, 2 nov 20h30 Estação Net Botafogo 3
Sun, 3 nov 17h Estação Net Botafogo 1

All Cats Are Grey in the Dark

DIR: Lasse Linder . 18 min . Switzerland . 2019

Christian lives with his two cats, Marmelade and Katjuscha. As he is yearning to become a father, he decides to fertilize his beloved cat Marmelade by an exquisite tomcat from abroad.

Blue Boy

DIR: Manuel Abramovich . 18 min . Germany, Argentina . 2019

What are you up to tonight? Do you want me? We could have fun together... Seven Romanian male-to-male sex workers in Berlin have their portraits taken as they listen and react to recordings of their own experiences. By turning the process of exploitation into a spectacle, the camera becomes a client highlighting the inevitable performativity of such power relations.


DIR: Guillaume Fournier, Samuel Matteau, Yannick Nolin . 10 min . Canada . 2019

May 2017. The city of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, is the theatre of the mythic Crawfish Festival. It’s just another day in America.

The nap

DIR: Federico Luis Tachella . 15 min . Argentina . 2019

A girl wraps her grandmother in a spiral of fantasy, causing her amnesia.

Club Splendida

DIR: Caio Amado Soares . 24 min . Germany . 2019

Planet Earth is on the verge of a nervous breakdown, and a crew of five friends decide to build their own spaceship out of there. On a quest to search for Club Splendida, a rumored utopia in the depths of outer space, the team hopes to find “the answer to life, the universe, and everything”. Soon they find out the biggest challenges are on their way and not what they expect.