Backyard

Dir: André Novais Oliveira
20' . Digital . 2015 . MG

Synopsis

Another day in the life of an elderly couple from the suburbs of Brazil.

Rating 16 years

André Novais Oliveira

Born in 1984, in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, is graduated in both Cinema and History. He directed the feature film She Comes Back on Thursday (2014) – Best Picture at the 2014 edition of the Director’s Week – and the short films Ghosts (2010), Sunday (2011), About a Month (2013) and Backyard (2015), the last two been selected for the Director’s Fortnight, in Cannes.

Credits

Production company: Filmes de Plástico
Excutive producer: Thiago Macêdo Correia
Producer: André Novais Oliveira, Gabriel Martins, Maurilio Martins, Thiago Macêdo Correia
Script: André Novais Oliveira
Cinematography: Gabriel Martins
Sound: Maurílio Martins
Editor: Thiago Ricarte
Sound designer: Daniel Mascarenhas
Music: escolha das músicas por Thiago Ricarte e André Novais Oliveira
Cast: Maria José Novais Oliveira, Norberto Novais Oliveira, Ítalo Laureano, Marcos Dumont, Miriam Ferreira, Geraldo Veloso, Nísio Teixeira, Roberta Veiga

Festivals and Awards

  • Quinzena dos Realizadores em Cannes 2015
  • Melhor filme, roteiro e atriz no Festival de Brasília 2015
  • Melhor roteiro, melhor filme pelo júri da crítica e prêmio aquisição do Canal Brasil no Cine Ceará 2015
  • Festival de Curtas de São Paulo 2015
  • Fronteira Festival 2015
  • Panorama Coisa de Cinema 2015
  • Janela Internacional de Cinema do Recife 2015
  • Goiânia Mostra Curtas 2015
  • Festival de Melbourne 2015

CONTACT
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