Brazil/Germany 2019 139 min Portuguese original version with German subtitles
by Karim Aïnouz
Script: Murilo Hauser, Inés Bortagaray, Karim Aïnouz, DoP: Hélène Louvart, Editor: Heike Parplies, Music: Benedikt Schiefer, Producers: Rodrigo Teixeira, Michael Weber, Viola Fügen, Production: RT Features, Pola Pandora, Sony Pictures, Canal Brasil, Cast: Carol Duarte, Julia Stockler, Gregorio Duvivier, Bárbara Santos, Flávia Gusmão
Karim Aïnouz is an award-winning film director, screenwriter and visual artist. His first feature, MADAME SATÃ, premiered in Cannes’ “Un Certain Regard” in 2002. He also directed LOVE FOR SALE, 2006 (Venice Orizzonti), I TRAVEL BECAUSE I HAVE TO, I COME BACK BECAUSE I LOVE YOU, 2009 (Venice Orizzonti), and THE SILVER CLIFF, 2011 (Cannes Directors’ Fortnight). In 2014, FUTURO BEACH screened in the Berlinale Competition. The documentary CENTRAL AIRPORT THF premiered at the 68th Berlinale (Panorama) and won the Amnesty International Prize. THE INVISIBLE LIFE OF EURÍDICE GUSMÃO is his seventh feature.
Awards (selection): Main Prize in the Section “Un Certain Regard” (Cannes Film Festival, France 2019), Award for Best Co-production (Filmfest München, Germany 2019)