Luiz Pretti

Luiz Pretti at IFFR

Luiz PRETTI (1982, Brazil) is part of the production company Alumbramento, where he regularly works with his brother Ricardo. He was awarded the Cinema of the Future Award for the film Road to Ythaca (2010) at the film festival of Buenos Aires. Pretti made The Harbor, with his brother Ricardo, Clarissa Campolina and Julia De Simone. In 2014, this film is selected in the section Tiger Awards Competition for Short Films.


(selection) Às vezes é mais importante lavar a pia do que louça ou simplesmente sabiaguaba/Sometimes It's More Important to Wash the Sink Than the Dishes or Simply Sabiaguaba (2006, short, co-dir), Azul/Blue (2007, short, co-dir), Cineasta bom é cineasta morto/The Good Filmmaker Is the Dead Filmmaker (2007-2010, short), Longa vida ao cinema cearense/Long Live Cearense Cinema (2008, short, co-dir), Rumo/En Route (2009, co-dir), Estrada para Ythaca/Road to Ythaca (2010, co-dir), O mundo é belo/The World Is Beautiful (2010, short), Os monstros/The Monsters (2011, co-dir), No lugar errado/At the Wrong Place (2011, co-dir), Love Will Never End (2012, short, co-dir), Odete (2012, short, co-dir), We Are Not Dreaming (2012, short, co-dir), O porto/The Harbor (2014, short doc, co-dir), Clenched Fists (2014), The Last Draught (2016), Those who wander (2018, short, co-dir), Enquanto estamos aqui/While We Are Here (2019, co-dir)

Luiz Pretti at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR