Iberoamerican Short Film Contest 48 ED. 2020
Brazil 2019 16' Fiction
On Easter Sunday, Plínio, a retired carpenter, awaits a visit from his family, but it does not appear. Anselmo, the gardener, offers to take him home. Plinio reviews his memories of the Santana neighborhood along the way.
DIRECTION: Diego Freitas
Brazilian director, screenwriter and producer. Graduated in Communication, with more than 10 years of experience in cinema, he has produced and directed documentaries, fiction films and commercials for cinema, TV and the Internet. In 2014, he wrote, directed photography, and edited two short films shown on the Futura TV channel, called Traço Urbano and A arte de ser Músico, produced by Elisa Tolomelli (Cidade de Deus, Central do Brasil). In 2015, he directed and edited the short film From Joystick to Work, also shown on Futura channel. In 2016 he directed and edited the award-winning short film Salt, which took part in most Brazilian festivals and in many international festivals. In 2017, he released his first feature film as director and screenwriter: David’s Secret, which premiered at the Montreal World Film Festival and was commercially distributed in 2018. In 2019, he directed and produced the short film Way Back Home with the legendary Brazilian actor Lima Duarte. As a producer, Diego has worked with Fox International on the 2016 reality show Rio Bar Brasil and is currently working on the feature film O Novelo which will be released in 2020.
|Luciano Reck, Clayton Dantas, Mariana Prado, Alline Resende, Marcos Silva. Parkino Filmes.|
|Diego Freitas, Diego Olivares.|
|Fernando Cacerez, Laura Borellis.|
|Carolina Barranco, Toco Cerqueira.|
|Itamar Bethencourt, Marina Casagrande.|
|Guilherme Rodio, Lima Duarte.|
|Plot: Guilherme Rodio. Swing gang: Rodrigo Gonçalves, William Oliveira. Colorist: DOT Productions. Costumes: Melina Schleder, Mariana Milani. Advisor: Amilton Pinheiro. Propmaster: Thais Almeida Prado. First Assistant Director: Ricardo Mordoch. Second Assistant Director: Andre Srur.|