The Mayor

Dir: Bruno Safadi
70' . Digital . 2015 . RJ


The Mayor of Rio de Janeiro wants to make history. In order to do so, he decides to separate his city from Brazil to found a new country.

Rating 12 years

Bruno Safadi

Born in 1980 in Brazil, he studied film at the Universidade Federal Fluminense in Rio de Janeiro. He directed The End of an Age (2014), Harmonica’s Howl (2013), Eden (2012), Belair (2009), My Name is Dindi (2007), A Star for Ioiô (2004) and In the age of Image or Projection in the Cave (2002).


Production company: TB Produções
Script: Bruno Safadi
Cinematography: Lucas Barbi
Sound: Edson Secco
Art direction: Moa Batsow, Jade Mariani, Luiza Moura
Editor: Ricardo Pretti
Music: Guilherme Vaz, Ricardo Pretti
Cast: Djin Sganzerla, Nizo Neto, Gustavo Novaes

Festivals and Awards

  • Festival de Locarno 2015