Karim Aïnouz at IFFR
Experimental documentary about 5 aged sisters in Brazil. Stories of oppression and resistance.
Experimental film about the last memories of a young Brazilin who flees his country.
Penetrating portrait about the life of Joao Francisco dos Santos, who causes a storm in the 1930s as the Brazilian drag-queen Madame Satâ. Includes steamy close-ups, sex scenes and dark nightclub interiors.
Cinema, Aspirins and Vultures
Atmospheric and bleached road movie about a paradoxical friendship during the Second World War. Johann is a German travelling salesman in aspirin who tries to escape the violent civilisation. In the remote north-west, he stops to give arrives to a young hitchhiker Ranulpho, who wants to seek fame and fortune in Río..
Neverquiet (Film of Wonders)
A collective film, coordinated by Felipe Bragança and Marina Meliande (see also The Joy). They sent a letter of ‘unease’ to filmmakers in which they asked for love, utopia and explosions... The many-faceted and poetic result is wonderful to watch and balm to the soul.