A city, a moving box, an apartment and a hospital bed constitute the fragile territories you enter in this stylistically diverse programme on metropolitan intimacy.
Films screened in this combined programme
Long buenoAbílio Dias IFFR 2017 30′
Convincing debut in which Mauro, in his 20s and living in São Paulo, tries to get a grip on the emptiness of his social-media-dominated life.
The House or a Machine for Living InCatarina Romano IFFR 2017 13′
Atmospheric animation weaves together both everyday stories and deeper thoughts on house and home in a shadow-rich, almost abstract world. Home is where the heart is.
Antes de irmeMariana Sanguinetti IFFR 2017 10′
Breakups are hard and Jimena has a few things she needs to get off her chest. She also wants her ficus back. A voicemail seems like the best approach.
DasJelmer Wristers IFFR 2017 40′
After Than saves his neighbour Das from dying alone, he proves to be the latter’s only visitor at the care home.