LUSOPHONE SHORTS
SHORT FILM PROGRAM

MON 11 NOV 18.30


LUSOPHONE SHORTS
SHORT FILM PROGRAM
ANGOLA, GUINEA-BISSAU, MOZAMBIQUE, PORTUGAL 2010-2018 / 19 I DIGITAL FILE, DCP I OME I 68 MIN

IN THE PRESENCE OF DIRECTOR ERY CLAVER (LUCIA NO CÉU COM SEMÁFOROS)


The short film program LUSOPHONE SHORTS presents a selection of outstanding short films from lusophone Africa.

LÚCIA NO CÉU COM SEMÁFOROS (Angola 2019) by Ery Claver & Gretel Marín accompanies the eruption of a young woman from the constraints of a society characterized by sexism and non-freedom through the medium of film. Director Ery Claver is present at the screening.

 

The short film ARRIAGA (Portugal 2018) by Guinea-Bissau-born director Welket Bungué plays in the Africa-esolating Diaspora on the outskirts of Lisbon. 25-year-old Arriaga, a middle-class child of African middle-class immigrants, seeks to create respect in his neighborhood through self-destructive behavior. Emulating idols like Tupac Shakur, he risks his life …

 

IN KINO – UMA EXPERIÊNCIA EM PEMBA (Mozambique 2018) is an experimental dance film by Mozambican photographer and video artist Ivan Barros, filmed in the streets of Maputo.

 

The multi-award-winning animated film VIAGEM A CABO VERDE (Portugal 2010) by José Miguel Ribeiro tells the story of a sixty-day journey to the Cape Verde Islands – an encounter with the inhabitants of the islands and their own selves.