Abigail

Dir: Isabel Penoni, Valentina Homem
Mostra: Competition
17' . digital . 2016 . Pernambuco

Synopsis

Abigail Lopesconnects the dots of a human map that links the indigenous Amazon cultures to Afro-Brazilian religions. The reverse of the inverse, a house of nearly extinct memories.

Rating 10 years

Screening: november 25 at 19h15

Credits

Sempre Viva Produções
/ Production company

Tarcila Jacob, Eduardo Homem
/ Producer

Isabel Penoni, Valentina Homem
/ Script

Pedro Urano, David Pacheco
/ Cinematography

Jordana Berg
/ Editor

Festivals and Awards

  • Quinzena dos Realizadores
  • Festival de Cannes 2016
  • 24º Curtas Vila do Conde
  • 26º Festival Internacional de Curtas Metragens de São Paulo
  • VII CachoeiraDoc
  • 49º Festival de Brasília do Cinema Brasileiro
  • 16ª GoiâniaMostraCurtas
  • IX Janela Internacional de Cinema do Recife
  • XII Panorama Internacional Coisa de Cinema
  • 23º Festival de Cinema de Vitória Fronteira
  • Festival Internacional do Filme Documentário e Experimental  2016
  • 57º Festival Dei Popoli
  • entre outros

+55 81 34290249
semprevivap@gmail.com
/ CONTACT

Isabel Penoni, Valentina Homem

Isabel was born in Rio de Janeiro, in 1979. She is a theater director, filmmaker and anthropologist, with a PhD from the Musée du quai-Branly. Shedirected Porcos raivosos (Directors’ Fortnight 2012). Valentina wasborn in Recife, in 1980. She is currently a post-graduate in film and media arts from Temple University, USA. She directed films such as Avó (2002), Landscaping (2007) and Brócolis (2015).