Chão de Fábrica

Chão de Fábrica is a TV series in 13 chapters, of 26 minutes, about the history of the new Brazilian syndicalism. It begins in the big strikes of 1979/1980, occurred in the ABC region, in São Paulo. Inside that mass movement, the bases for a new way of making syndicalism and politics were launched. From then to now, what has changed?

Taquaras, Tambores e Violas

Hey, Brazil…

Here, music is king, my friend!

And in order for it to sound, it is not easy. To cave the wood, weld the iron, scratch the leather, drill the taboca, sand the wood, pass the string, braid the wires … Each material has its way, its mysteries and its wisdom.

In Taquaras, Tambores e Violas, you will get to know some of the music instruments of the popular Brazilian culture, their accents, rhythms and histories. And I am not the one telling it. The artisans, masters, musicians and brincantes, guardians of such a rich and unknown tradition, will.

Letters to Angola

Brazil and Angola while on either side of the Atlantic Ocean have the same language, a common colonial past and many shared stories. In this film, correspondence is exchanged between these two places – some people are longtime friends, others have never met. Their stories intertwine and tell about migration, nostalgia, belonging, war, prejudice, exile and distance. The search for identity and flow of memory are driven by the line of affection that binds the seven pairs of speakers presented in this documentary, people whose life stories are traced between Brazil, Angola and Portugal.

Here is so far

Out of memories kept from a long voyage, a letter is sent to the future. Alone, away from home and about to turn 30, a Brazilian woman embarks on a journey to Africa. In her letter to her daughter, she tells of encounters with women, their culture and times. A journal, a road movie and an invitation to everyone that deals with their own paths.

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