Elon Doesn’t Believe in Death

Dir: Ricardo Alves Jr.
Mostra: Competition
75' . digital . 2016 . Minas Gerais


After the mysterious disappearance of his wife Madalena, Elon engages on a sleepless journey through the darkest places of the city, trying to figure out what may have happened to her, without losing his sanity on the way.

Rating 16 years

Screening: november 27 at 21h45

Compre seu ingresso


/ Production company

Thuago Macêdo Correia,
/ Excutive producer

Thiago Macêdo Correia, Ricardo Alves Jr.
/ Producer

Sancho Filmes, Punta Colorada de Cinema
/ Co-produção

Autocroma (Argentina)
/ Produtora Associada

Diego Hoefel, Germano Melo, João Salaviza, Ricardo Alves Jr
/ Script

Matheus Rocha
/ Cinematography

Pablo Lamar
/ Sound

Diogo Hayashi
/ Art direction

Tati Boaventura
/ Costume designer

Michael Wahrmann, Frederico Benevides
/ Editor

Moondog, Daniel Saavedra
/ Music

Festivals and Awards

  • Melhor ator – Festival de Brasília 2016
  • Mostra CineBH 2016
  • Mostra Internacional de São Paulo 2016
  • IX Janela Internacional de Cinema do Recife
  • Panorama Internacional Coisa de Cinema 2016

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Ricardo Alves Jr.

Born in Belo Horizonte, in 1982, he graduated in film from Universidad del Cine, in Buenos Aires. He directed the shorts Material bruto (2006), Conviteparajantarcom o camarada Stalin (2007), Permanências (2010) and Tremor (2013), shown at festivals such as Cannes, Locarno and Rotterdam.