Programming by filme

66KINOS
dir: Philipp Hartmann
98' . 2016 . Alemanha
Rating 12 years

Philipp Hartmann made a film, toured the German cinema scene with it and made that into a film too: an overview of an eclectic mix of cinemas all run by cinephiles. Shared love entails shared suffering: every Kino is under [...]

Screening:
november 22 at 21h

A passagem do cometa
dir: Juliana Rojas
19' . 2017 . SP
Rating 12 years

1986. In the waiting room of a clandestine abortion clinic, the receptionist, a patient and an escort await the passage of Halleys Comet, while the physician is experiencing difficulties with one of the [...]

Screening:
november 22 at 17h

A Very Personal Celebration
dir: Carlos Adriano
8' . 2016 . SP
Rating free

Found footage film poem inspired by the article “Very personal celebration” by Paulo Emílio Salles Gomes (1916-1977). In his last text, published posthumously, the author makes a critical assessment of his relations with [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 19h

Absence of Memory
dir: Rita Piffer
12' . 2017 . RJ
Rating 18 years

A short poetic documentary portrait about an 80-year-old womans recollections of her life and loss during migration between Brazil and [...]

Screening:
november 19 at 17h

Answer Print
dir: Monica Savirón
5' . 2016 . EUA
Rating free

The fading that devastates color films occurs in the dark. It is accelerated by high temperatures and, to a lesser extent, relative humidity. Dye fading is irreversible. Once the dye images have faded, the information lost [...]

Screening:
november 20 at 17h

Anti-disturb Manual
dir: Julia Murat
83' . 2017 . RJ
Rating 14 years

This is a judicious analysis of the diverse speeches published on occasion of the demonstrations that took place from June 2013, thru to July 2014. One can conclude that it is the differences found in that contained in [...]

Screening:
november 17 at 21h30

António One Two Three
dir: Leonardo Mouramateus
95' . 2017 . Brasil, Portugal
Rating 16 years

António runs away from home and spends the night at his ex-girlfriend’s apartment. There he meets an unexpected guest, a Brazilian girl. Johnny is struggling to stage his first play in Lisbon. The friendship with a young [...]

Screening:
november 21 at 19h

Araby
dir: Affonso Uchôa, João Dumans
96' . 2017 . MG
Rating 16 years

André is a young resident of Vila Operária, a neighborhood next to an old aluminum factory in Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais. One day he finds the notebook of one of the factory [...]

Screening:
november 16 at 21h

Archichroma (new Romanticism to somber times)
dir: Pedro França
17' . 2017 . SP
Rating 16 years

A daydream, of precarious structure, in which a delirious and absurd ghost possesses the mayor of São Paulo, making him say the words of a monster. Its title alludes to the effects of chroma key, the utopian architecture of the [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 17h

Baronesa
dir: Juliana Antunes
73' . 2017 . MG
Rating 16 years

Andreia wants to move out. Leid is waiting for her husband, who is in prison. They are neighbors in a poor suburban slum of Belo Horizonte, trying to escape the daily dangers of a drug traffic war happening on the outside and [...]

Screening:
november 17 at 19h

Beware
dir: Eduardo Williams
8' . 2010 . Argentina
Rating 14 years

The supermarket is filled with products, but there’s no one there. Oh, yes, there’s one kid. But he doesn’t walk as if he was in a supermarket. His friends fight with the cashier, they’re looking for something she says [...]

Screening:
november 17 at 17h

Broken Tongue
dir: Monica Savirón
3' . 2013 . EUA
Rating free

An ode to the freedom of movement, association, and expression. It pays homage to the diaspora of the different waves of migration, and challenges the way we represent our narratives. Mainly made with images from the January 1st [...]

Screening:
november 20 at 17h

Cais do corpo
dir: Virginia de Medeiros
7' . 2015 . RJ
Rating 16 years

Shot during the revitalization process of Mauá Square, in the port area of Rio de Janeiro, this film shows the transformations the place has suffered, told through the universe of prostitution, which was first instituted in [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 17h

Chico
dir: Irmãos Carvalho
23' . 2016 . RJ
Rating 12 years

2029. Thirteen years after a coup in Brazil, electronic anklets are placed in poor, black and slum children, and their lives are tracked by the assumption that they will sooner or later go to the crime. Chico is another one of [...]

Screening:
november 16 at 19h30

Coffee with Cinnamon
dir: Ary Rosa, Glenda Nicácio
100' . 2017 . BA
Rating free

Recôncavo Region of Bahia. Margarida lives in São Felix, isolated by the loss of her son. Violeta leads her life in Cachoeira, between the adversities of her day-to-day and traumas of the past. When Violeta re-encounters [...]

Screening:
november 19 at 21h15

Could See a Puma
dir: Eduardo Williams
18' . 2011 . Argentina
Rating 14 years

 The accident leads a group of young boys from the high roofs of their neighborhood, passing through its destruction, to the deepest of the [...]

Screening:
november 17 at 17h

Figthing For My Own Roof
dir: Fabiana Assis
14' . 2017 . GO
Rating 14 years

In Goiânia, in the neighborhood Real Conquista, a woman, marked by a strong past of violence, fights for better conditions of [...]

Screening:
november 17 at 21h30

Funk Staden
dir: Dias & Riedweg
14' . 2007 . Alemanha, Brasil
Rating 14 years

A dupla Maurício Dias (Brasil, 1964) e Walter Riedweg, (Suíça, 1955) realiza projetos colaborativos públicos, performances, vídeos e instalações. Combinando vídeo, etnografia e performance para abordar questões [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 17h

I Am The River
dir: Anne, Gabraz
78' . 2017 . RJ
Rating 16 years

Mon Tante Tantan Like crooked circus drum Like Lula, the trapeze artist Flaming does not go there And elegantly falls Saved by the ropes Once again flies and does not climb On the descent is supported by the fallen [...]

Screening:
november 22 at 19h

I Died Last Year
dir: Rodrigo de Oliveira
25' . 2017 . ES
Rating 12 years

To Rodrigo, the director of this film, were given three months to live. Lonely in facing death, the director searches for Eduardo, his first boyfriend. But Eduardo won’t answer. Rodrigo and Brazil may have not survived [...]

Screening:
november 22 at 17h

I Forgot!
dir: Eduardo Williams
28' . 2014 . França, Vietnã
Rating 14 years

Climb up, lets jump, the fields are green and the houses gray. Were all small. It feels like the pores of my skin have become [...]

Screening:
november 17 at 17h

Innocents
dir: Douglas Soares
18' . 2017 . RJ
Rating 16 years

The innocents, definitely innocents, ignore everything, but the sand is hot, and there is a soft oil that they use to rub their back, and they forget. The voyeuristic path in Alair Gomes homoerotic [...]

Screening:
november 19 at 17h

Jacarepaguá
dir: Maria Ganem
6' . 2017 . RJ
Rating 18 years

French filmmaker Alain Cavalier visits a suburban house in Rio de Janeiro, late 80´s, where he wonders about the advantages for Cinema from the arrival of the portable [...]

Screening:
november 19 at 17h

Land of Lightning People
dir: Genito Gomes, Valmir Gonçalves Cabreira, Johnaton Gomes, Joilson Brites, Johnn Nara Gomes, Sarah Brites, Dulcídio Gomes, Edna Ximenes
52' . 2016 . MS, MG
Rating free

This is the earths heart. We are struggling to be on the earths heart because this is our territory. The struggle is about all the teritories in the earths heart, not only this piece. This is our home. We, the Ava people, [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 19h

Landscape
dir: Luiz Rosemberg Filho
16' . 2017 . RJ
Rating 18 years

With the passing of time, we ignore the many deformations that are imposed on us, from our  education to politics, as well as on the affections we experience. Someone from afar said: The artist is always right, even when he is [...]

Screening:
november 21 at 21h30

Latifundium
dir: Érica Sarmet
12' . 2017 . RJ
Rating 18 years

The body is not merely matter but a continual and incessant materializing of [...]

Screening:
november 19 at 17h

Lígia
dir: Nuno Ramos
5' . 2017 . SP
Rating free

On August 31st, 2017, on its seventh edition, the website www.aarea.co presented Lígia, a new work by Nuno Ramos. Through video, Nuno takes appropriation of Jornal Nacional, the main TV news show in Brazil, working from within [...]

Screening:
november 16 at 21h

Mamata
dir: Marcus Curvelo
29' . 2017 . BA
Rating 12 years

Brazil, 2017. I give [...]

Screening:
november 22 at 17h

Mehr Licht!
dir: Mariana Kaufman
11' . 2017 . RJ
Rating 16 years

The separation between past, present, and future is only an illusion. Although, a persistent [...]

Screening:
november 22 at 19h

Music When The Lights Go Out
dir: Ismael Caneppele
71' . 2017 . RS
Rating 14 years

A filmmaker arrives at a small village in the south of Brazil with the intention of turning Emelyns life into a fictional narrative. The more the filmmaker provokes Emelyn with her cameras, the more Emelyn turns into Bernardo, [...]

Screening:
november 19 at 19h

My Calendar Girl
dir: Helena Ignez
86' . 2017 . SP
Rating 14 years

This is the story of Inacio, a mid-thirties, middle class citizen like so many others who live in the center of São Paulo City. Inacio is employed in a mechanical workshop, where, in addition to working, he dreams of the [...]

Screening:
november 21 at 21h30

Neither Sprinf Nor Estuary
dir: Valentina Homem
18' . 2017 . PE, RJ
Rating 14 years

The return to the past, and the reorganization of the memories- images stored in miniDV tapes, is an impossible gesture of transmutation. Is it possible to overcome the fear? To dress the image, like dressing the skin of the [...]

Screening:
november 17 at 19h

Nighty Night, Charles
dir: Irmãos Carvalho
19' . 2016 . RJ
Rating 12 years

Charles is a puppet of a stop motion movie. When he goes to sleep and turns off the lights, his fear of dark turns everything around him. Marcos and Eduardo are two beginner film directors. Neither Charles nor Marcos and Eduardo [...]

Screening:
november 16 at 19h30

O golpe em 50 cortes ou a corte em 50 golpes
dir: Lucas Campolina
9' . 2017 . MG
Rating free

Stanch the bloodletting? Bessias? You have to keep this up, ok? In 50 cuts, the telephone clamps of 2016 and 2017 strips the backstage of national [...]

Screening:
november 16 at 17h

Once There Was Brazilia
dir: ADIRLEY QUEIRÓS
100' . 2017 . DF
Rating 14 years

In 1959, the intergalactic agent WA4 was arrested for illegally occupying private land. He receives a mission: to go to planet Earth and kill the president of the Republic, Juscelino Kubitschek, on the day of Brasília’s [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 21h30

Paris est une fête – un filme en 18 vagues
dir: Sylvain George
95' . 2017 . França
Rating 14 years

A film/poem in 18 waves, featuring 18 scenes that describe Paris and its cityscape, which is traversed by a “young unaccompanied foreign minor” and shot through with terrorist attacks, white roses, a state of emergency, red, [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 23h59

PAZUCUS – Island of Vomit and Despair
dir: Gurcius Gewdner
111' . 2017 . SC
Rating 18 years

Inside the intestine of Carlos, Fecal Monsters prepare for its end. This stomach confusion makes him an easy prey for the obsessive Dr. Robert. At the same time, Oréstia & Omar seek to harmonize their relationship in a camp [...]

Screening:
november 20 at 21h30

Poetry in War
dir: Fernando Salinas
3' . 2017 . RJ
Rating free

A young man from the periphery recites poetry in the midst of a community shooting, where the police state kills blacks and the poor with war [...]

Screening:
november at

Que je tombe tout le temps?
dir: Eduardo Williams
15' . 2013 . França
Rating 14 years

A young man in search of a seed emerges from the underground where he spends time with his friends. In their company he begins a long digestive [...]

Screening:
november 17 at 17h

Resilience
dir: Marcellvs L.
24' . 2016 . Islândia, Brasil
Rating 14 years

The work experiments with abrupt variations of the viewers’ heartbeat and its ability to cope with change and to sustain shocks maintaining its integrity in confrontation to external [...]

Screening:
november 19 at 19h

Rio de Janeiro
dir: Luiz Roque
5' . 2017 . SP
Rating 14 years

On Aterro do Flamengo, in an indefinite time, an ancestral black goddess observes the fire that, in 1978, destroyed almost the entire MAM collection. Incarnating all the forgotten black and transsexual bodies, this vindictive [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 17h

Schools in Fight
dir: Eduardo Consonni, Rodrigo T. Marques, Tiago Tambelli
77' . 2017 . SP
Rating free

In the richest state and one of the most conservative in Brazil, the modus operandi of public education suffers a setback when secondary students react to the official decree that determines the closure of 94 schools and the [...]

Screening:
november 16 at 17h

Second Sighted
dir: Deborah Stratman
5' . 2014 . EUA
Rating free

Obscure signs portend a looming, indecipherable slump. An oracular decoding of the landscape.  Made in collaboration with composer Olivia Block, and by invitation of the Chicago Film Archives, utilizing solely films from their [...]

Screening:
november 20 at 17h

Set To Go
dir: Bárbara Wagner, Benjamin de Burca
12' . 2016 . PE
Rating 16 years

Taking its title from the name of a Frevo step that pretends a moment of imbalance, Set To Go portrays four dancers in their ways of articulating a form of popular tradition with gender and socio-economic issues. As a series of [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 17h

Sleep has her house
dir: Scott Barley
90' . 2017 . Reino Unido
Rating free

The shadows of screams climb beyond the hills. It has happened before. But this will be the last time. The last few sense it, withdrawing deep into the forest. They cry out into the black, as the shadows pass away, into the [...]

Screening:
november 21 at 17h

Stories Our Cinema Did (Not) Tell
dir: Fernanda Pessoa
80' . 2017 . SP
Rating 16 years

Brazil, the 1970’s: the country is living under a military dictatorship which lasted from 1964 to 1985. At that period, the most produced and seen cinema in Brazil was the “pornochanchadas”, a very diverse genre that had [...]

Screening:
november 20 at 19h

Superquadra-Sací
dir: Cristiano Lenhardt
10' . 2015 . PE
Rating 14 years

Jussaras and Guaracys accept their saints and emanate their blessings following sonic-sexual impulses. Opposing in its title the apex of the Brazilian modernist rationalism movements (the megablocks of Brasília) and a character [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 17h

Teta lírica
dir: Marie Carangi
5' . 2016 . PE
Rating 14 years

Having at background an acoustic shell stage in disuse, Marie Carangi, produces sounds in a theremin with the movement of her breasts. Emphasizing the utopian and bankrupt dimension of a project of modernity printed in [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 17h

The Beast
dir: Samantha Nell, Michael Wahrmann
24' . 2016 . Brasil, France, South Africa
Rating 12 years

A fun day at a safari park somewhere in South Africa: Jacob the porter dreamt he killed a leopard with his bare hands, Anthea tries to clean an isolated chalet, Cosmas sweeps leaves under the tree with cellular reception while [...]

Screening:
november 22 at 17h

The eye of the dog
dir: Samuel Lobo
20' . 2017 . RJ
Rating 12 years

It’s sunday in Rio de Janeiro, Buck Jones goes out for a [...]

Screening:
november 19 at 17h

The Fish
dir: Jonathas de Andrade
23' . 2016 . PE
Rating free

Fishermen from a village on the northeast coast of Brazil enact a ritual of embracing the fish that they have caught. The affectionate gesture that accompanies the passage of death is a testament to a relationship between [...]

Screening:
november 20 at 19h

The Illinois Parables
dir: Deborah Stratman
60' . 2016 . EUA
Rating free

An experimental documentary comprised of regional vignettes about faith, force, technology and exodus. Eleven parables relay histories of settlement, removal, technological breakthrough, violence, messianism and resistance, all [...]

Screening:
november 20 at 17h

The Sound of the Stars Dazes Me
dir: Eduardo Williams
20' . 2012 . Argentina
Rating 14 years

Sometimes we find ourselves walking, talking or simply looking at things. That is what the protagonists of this film do. However, inside this mystery of life, we don’t know who they are or what they do. Teddy Williams builds [...]

Screening:
november 17 at 17h

Travessia
dir: Safira Moreira
5' . 2017 . RJ
Rating free

With a poetic language, Travessia searches for the photographic memory of black families. The film adopts a critical stand in the face of the stigmatization and the near absence regarding the portray of black [...]

Screening:
november 19 at 21h15

Vai e vem
dir: Louise Botkay
31' . 2017 . RJ, AC
Rating free

Vai e vem was produced with the Hunikui people from the Jordão River, São Joaquim village and Novo Segredo, at the south of Acre, in the frontier between Brazil and Peru. The film is a journey through this ancient culture, [...]

Screening:
november 18 at 19h

Vando AKA Vedita
dir: Andréia Pires, Leonardo Mouramateus
20' . 2017 . CE
Rating 16 years

Vando (AKA Vedita) hasnt been seen in a while on the streets of [...]

Screening:
november 21 at 19h