The film investigates the origins of the culture of ‘saudade’ throughout the Portuguese speaking world, starting from today’s Brazil - a country still nostalgic for that prosperous future, promised as far back as 1500, in the Letter by Pero Vaz de Caminha.
Anna Azevedo, the director
Brazilian Director and video-artist known by her poetical language.
With films selected in several cinema festivals like Berlinale, Rotterdam International Film Festival, HotDocs, Sheffield, CPH:DOX, MoMA, Festival do Rio and Mostra de São Paulo, Bienal de Artes de Veneza and Mercosul.
"Saudade" is her first feature film.
Director ANNA AZEVEDO DoP VINICIUS BRUM Sound DUARTE FERREIRA | PEDRO MOREIRA Producer Brazil ANNA AZEVEDO Producer Portugal LILIANA LASPRILLA | PEDRO MAGANO A co-production HY BRAZIL | PIXBEE
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