Rio Films

Tropical Curse
dir: Luisa Marques, Darks Miranda
14' . digital . 2016 . Brasil

A sciencefictionfromthe past. A frictionbetweentwonation-buildingprojectsforged for Brazil in the mid-20th Century: oneis a tropical imagerypersonifiedbythesingerandactress Carmen Miranda; anotheroneis a late modernismestablished in Brazilbytheendofthe 50s, [...]

Exibição: 25 de novembro às 17h

Aracati
dir: Aline Portugal, Julia de Simone
62' . digital . 2015 . Rio de Janeiro, Ceará

Jaguaribe Valley, Northeast Brazil. Departing from the seacoast, we follow the path of the Aracati wind, sweeping into the heartland. Along the course, we observe the relationship between man and landscape, spatial transformations and the limits separating nature from [...]

Exibição: 26 de novembro às 17h

Black
dir: Fabian Cantieri
10' . digital . 2016 . Rio de Janeiro

A Matana Roberts [...]

Exibição: 25 de novembro às 17h

Disassemble  
dir: Mari Cavalcanti
7' . digital . 2016 . Rio de Janeiro

The rotten ruins of failed good education chickens out when faced with the quakes of the 2000 [...]

Exibição: 25 de novembro às 17h

Dona Raimunda
dir: André Parente
7' . super-8 . 2015 . Rio de Janeiro

Raimunda was a great storyteller who became herself a parable. At CanoaQuebrada (CE), Raimunda’s first house had been eaten by a dune. Between 1977 and 1979, I had the chance to document the battle waged by her against the dune, which advancedover her new home. And [...]

Exibição: 26 de novembro às 17h

Stone’s Island  
dir: André Parente
7' . digital . 2016 . Rio de Janeiro

The video shows a containment work of a quarry at the Botafogo neighborhood, in Rio de [...]

Exibição: 25 de novembro às 17h

Waves
dir: Sebastian Wiedermann
8' . 35mm . 2015 . Brasil, Colômbia

Getting into the waves, follow its rhythm until losing [...]

Exibição: 25 de novembro às 17h

Santo Daime – Empire of the Forest
dir: André Sampaio
70' . digital . 2016 . Rio de Janeiro, Pernambuco

A short story on the origin and consequences of ritual use of ayahuasca in the Brazilian popular religion of Santo [...]

Exibição: 24 de novembro às 17h

A Horizon of 3,5 Km
dir: Jaqueline Maria
13' . digital . 2016 . Rio de Janeiro

What entices me is a no-so-far-away place, forbidden, a stranger who shows themselves by gaps, holes. It is there, right on top of that hill. There, I do not know if ox or cattle goes by, I do not know if there is a tangerine tree or a child with torn pants. But from [...]

Exibição: 25 de novembro às 17h