83 min . 16 years
|Sat, 2 nov||17h30||Estação Net Botafogo 2|
|Wed, 6 nov||15h||Estação Net Botafogo 1|
DIR: David Aynan . 15 min . BA/Brazil . 2018
An essay on absence seeks to investigate the black man through Rômulo, a 40-year-old man living in the outskirts of Salvador, a history student at the Federal University of Recôncavo da Bahia.
DIR: Ana Carolina Marinho, Bárbara Santos . 15 min . SP/Brazil . 2019
Having a dirty arm river between them, Jaci and Maria watch themselves through the windows of their houses with a different and special desire. Suspecting that Maria is under domestic prison, Jaci crosses the river.
DIR: Loli Menezes . 12 min . SC/Brazil . 2019
Selma is a trans woman who built her life away from the family. One day she gets a call to go to her elderly mother, who suffers from Alzheimer's and needs treatment. In this encounter, lost in confused memories, the two women remember forgotten pains and desires, and revisit lost guilt and affection.
DIR: Nereu Afonso . 8 min . SP/Brazil . 2019
Dia de Eleição (Election Day) is a powerful 8-minute film which provides a devastating perspective on the hugely divisive 2018 electoral campaign in Brazil. Shot in a single apartment with minimal resources during the final moments of the presidential elections, the film is an emotive indictment of the ways in which collective history can threaten the integrity of our personal lives.
DIR: Calebe Lopes, Christina Mariani . 13 min . BA/Brazil . 2019
A strange environmental phenomenon causes a hole in the ozone layer to emerge well above the Brazilian Northeast. Raquel has been dripping for six months, but it seems that today everything will melt.
DIR: Fellipe Fernandes . 20 min . PE/Brazil . 2019
A man struggles to discern dreams from fact as he faces the exhausting reality of a day's work in a crisis-stricken country.