DIR: Gilson Junior, Sarah Duarte . 8 min . Brazil . 2016
Fiction and reality are mixed in this documentary about the anarchist thief Gino Meneghetti. Legendary character in São Paulo of the 20th century, known as Roof’s Cat, his story is told through the highlights given to him by the press at the time.
On the Mission, with Kadu
DIR: Aiano Mineiro, Kadu Freitas, Pedro Maia de Brito . 25 min . Brazil . 2016
"Fala meu bom, na missão?"
DIR: Marco Escrivão, Thiago B. Mendonça . 25 min . Brazil . 2016
Recovering someone silenced by dictatorship. Pursuing Irenice is the search for a forgotten athlete. A story erased by the military.
Poor Nigger Fagot
DIR: Diego Tafarel . 15 min . RS/Brazil . 2016
Nei D'Ogum is african religion, is sex and is racial causes. He is love and contradiction. He is a fighter for civil rights for black people, gays and transsexuals. He is the very cause. He describes himself : "Poor , nigger, fagot."
DIR: Flávia Person . 15 min . SC/Brazil . 2015
The documentary Antonieta, a Flávia Person film, talks about Antonieta de Barros (1901-1952), woman, black, teacher, chronicle writer, feminist who became, in 1935, the first black woman to hold public office in Brazil.
DIR: Thiago Busse . 23 min . PR/Brazil . 2016
A man unable to tell time.
DIR: Lara Dezan . 14 min . Brazil . 2015
Underclothes is the portrait of Suely, who used to be a handyman named Benedito Justo. After years wearing women’s clothes beneath her masculine ones, Suely dresses herself as a bride and drastically changes her life and her body.
DIR: Guilherme Soster, Jorge Loureiro, Luciano Scherer . 17 min . Brazil . 2015
Short portrait about an outsider artist named Ruby, who lives alone in a house near of the beach.
DIR: Maick Hannder . 7 min . MG/Brazil . 2016
A woman and her body.
DIR: Adriana Barbosa, Bruno Mello Castanho . 25 min . SP/Brazil . 2016
A filmic reverie in homage to the writer-gravedigger Tico, who in a marginal life, searches for an aesthetic and political inspiration.
The Invisible Border
DIR: Lucas Bonolo . 22 min . Brazil . 2016
In the Amazon jungle, shaping the borders of what they call “Brazil” and “Peru”, run free both Jaquirana and Javari rivers... In the village of Lobo, 4.000 km from Brasília, a nation divided by a line gets together to respond to a threat of war.
DIR: Lara Belov . 8 min . BA/Brazil, Canada . 2016
Ana leaves the coast of Brazil to live with her husband in a distant country. However she can’t forget a love she left behind.
If by chance
DIR: Pedro Freire . 15 min . RJ/Brazil, Cuba . 2016
In a small village in Cuba, an old man watches a film done 14 years ago. It's a film about a teenage love, a boy with no mother and child zombies. World premiere: Locarno Film Festival 2016 - Tribute to Abbas Kiarostami
DIR: Andrés Piñeros . 22 min . Colombia . 2016
Javier, a Colombian taxi driver, is forced to decide between his love for his brother Edgar and his love for Luz, a displaced woman who works for the two brothers.
DIR: Divij Roopchand . 1 min . India, England . 2016
A young boy takes matters into his own hands to get what he wants.
But elsewhere is always better
DIR: Vivian Ostrovsky . 4 min . USA . 2016
Tribute to Chantal Akerman.
DIR: João Lima, Rafael de Toledo . 14 min . PR/Brazil, Vietnam . 2016
Regress and reflection.
Cambié su nombre y seguí hablando de ella sin que lo supieras
DIR: João Solda . 17 min . SP/Brazil . 2016
Camilo, a Cuban immigrant living in Paris, decides to return to the island after two decades away from home. Through the streets of Havana, he tells his friend Lázaro how he sees the island after all this time he was away.
Behind Blue Eyes
DIR: Bia Vilela . 15 min . SP/Brazil . 2016
A Brazilian immigrant meets an old and retired English man for a pact that will change their lifes.
All Still Orbit
DIR: Dane Komljen, James Lattimer . 23 min . Germany, Brazil, Croatia, Serbia . 2016
How do you make sense of a city built on a dream? Are all dreams made equal? Sometimes a documentary can feel like a fairy tale.
Land without evil
DIR: Enrico Masi, Urutau Guajajara . 17 min . Brazil, Italy . 2016
Urutau Guajajara is the founder of Aldeia Maracana Indigenous University. The stadium located in the same area will be the cerimonial icon of the XXXI Olympic Games in 2016 summer. Terra Sem Males is a film essay about human dignity.
DIR: Mozart Freire . 15 min . CE/Brazil . 2015
A haven for homoaffective relationships intermediated by the meeting , the look and the feel. A mosaic of impulses of desire and odes to the male body.
DIR: Marcio Farias . 24 min . PE/Brazil . 2015
A city, several residents, the same story.
DIR: Bruno Ciancaglini . 18 min . Argentina . 2016
Danussi comes from an indefinite time. He walks by underground galleries in order to reach an objective.
Zagreb Condidential - Imaginary Futures
DIR: Darko Fritz . 13 min . Croatia . 2015
The film traces 50 years of urban development of Zagreb neighborhood that is built since 1960s. The heritage of modernism and utopian urbanism are placed in today's context marked by transition and lack of urban planning. An innovative technique of algorithmic editing was developed to juxtapose the archival footage with 3D modeling.
DIR: Gala Negrello, Melina Gutman . 15 min . Argentina . 2016
Isolated in the middle of nowhere, a group of children lives in a rural boarding school. Field Inside is an observational documentary about their everyday life which seeks and portrays them through the fog.
Waste no.2 Wreck
DIR: Jan Ijäs . 10 min . Finland . 2016
Wreck (2016) was filmed in 2014 and 2015 in the graveyard for refugee boats on the Italian island of Lampedusa. It is story of strange change of value of garbage and rubbish to something desirable.
DIR: Mariana Kaufman . 19 min . RJ/Brazil . 2015
We are in the future. There is no one here anymore. Scriptures left by visitors of all time , scriptures created by nature itself ? Inside the park time is confused. There is no way to capture it. It's all fiction.
DIR: Diego Zon . 23 min . ES/Brazil . 2016
The vastness of man is a place suspended in time, bordered by sky, land, river and sea.
DIR: Maria Cardozo . 16 min . PE/Brazil . 2016
Cíntia was young when her mother told her about the watermelon smell, the smell that you feel when a shark is close by.
DIR: Zoltán Nagy . 11 min . Hungary . 2015
Béla and Pisti are 10-year-old knife-thrower twins in a touring circus. Their father loves only one of them. When the favorite son dies in an accident, the mother has an idea.
Distance between Dunes
DIR: Carla Francolino, Carolina Lara Grimberg . 20 min . Argentina . 2016
On her way back to the city from an overwhelming visit to her sick grandmother, Sofia must stay with Nacho and Sandra at a hotel by the sea until the fire ceases.