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True River

Hidalgo Romero, 16', 2016.


True River is a daily video, that runs the full length from the source to the mouth, of the most important river in the state of São Paulo: the Tietê River. He discovers that the Tietê River keeps more secrets and beauties than one might imagine. The look search forgotten stories and testimonials from people who experienced the edge of this huge river. It is a journey in history through visual poetry.


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Direction, Photography and Editing

Hidalgo Romero

Production Director

Marcelo Félix


Image Finishing

Julio Matos

Sound design and mixing

Olívia Fiuza


João Arruda

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exhibitions and awards

  • 10th. Short Audiovisual - Exhibition Campinas

  • Cine Cosmo - Third place

  • Ecocine - Brasil 2016 - Best Documentary

  • 2nd Cine.Ema

  • Sesc Paulista Cinema Exhibition

  • FECIN 2017 - Honorable Mention

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