The pregnant of the cinematheque

Dir: Christian Saghaard
Mostra: Specials Screenings
52' . digital . 2016 . São Paulo


Isabel, a young researcher at the Cinemateque, finds out she is pregnant. At the same time, she receives heavy news: the Cinemateque will close down! All the employees and collaborators are fired. As Isabel is pregnant, she cannot be fired, so she stays as the only worker at the institution and becomes a kind of guardian for the place. A cinematographic tale about the neglect of art and culture by the State.

Rating 14 years

Screening: november 26 at 23h59

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Jorge Guedes
/ Producer

Christian Saghaard, André Collazzi
/ Script

Rodolfo Figueiredo
/ Cinematography

Miqueias Motta
/ Sound

Fernando Zuccolotto
/ Art direction

Christian Saghaard
/ Editor

Juliana Lourenção, Aldo Bueno, Monalisa Eleno, Bruno Bellarmino, Hermano Penna
/ Cast

Festivals and Awards

  • World Première

Christian Saghaard

Born in São Paulo. He is a filmmaker, cinematographer and producer. He directed O palco (1992), Meressias (1994), Sinhá Demência e outras histórias (1995), Demônios (2004), Isabel e o cachorro flautista (2004), O fim da picada (2009) and O avô do jacaré (2010).