11/18/2019 05:30 pm – Caligari FilmBühne
Brazil 2019 93 min Portuguese original version with German and English subtitles
by Eliza Capai
Script: Eliza Capai, DoP: Bruno Miranda, Eliza Capai, Editors: Eliza Capai, Yuri Amaral, Music: Décio 7, Producer: Mariana Genescá, Production: TVa2, Globo Filmes, with: Lucas “Koka” Penteado, Marcela Jesus, Nayara Souza
More information: http://www.taturanamobi.com.br/film/espero-tua-re-volta
Eliza Capai, born in Brazil in 1979, is an independent documentary filmmaker who focuses on social topics and explores alternative forms of production, narration and distribution with her films. Her debut feature-length film, HERE IS SO FAR was based on encounters with women during a long journey through Africa. In THE TORTOISE AND THE TAPIR, she investigated gigantic hydroelectric plants built in the middle of the rainforest during Brazil’s worst drought in decades. She is currently a fellow at the MIT Open Documentary Lab.
Filmography (selection): 2013 HERE IS SO FAR, 2014 AS TIMES FLIES SLOWLY BY, 2016 THE TORTOISE AND THE TAPIR, 2017 #RESISTANCE, 2019 YOUR TURN [ESPERO TUA (RE)VOLTA] (all documentary films)
Awards (selection): Amnesty International Film Prize and Peace Film Award (Berlin International Film Festival, Germany 2019)