In search of her father, an ex-political prisoner who refuses to talk about the past, the filmmaker untangles her grandmother's intimate writings in an attempt to understand the story of their family against the brutal backdrop of the Brazilian military dictatorship (1964 - 1985).
This film participated in the following labs:
- Rough Cut Lab I Festival Intl’ Visions du Réel 2018 (Switzerland);
- Puerto Lab IV | Festival Intl’ de Cine de Cartagena das Índias – FICCI 2018 (Colombia);
- Doculab.9 | Festival Internacional de Cine de Guadalajara – FICG 2017 (Mexico);
- 8º Brasil Cinemundi | Mostra de Cinema de Belo Horizonte 2017 (Brazil);
- Work in Progress | ChileDoc Conecta 2017 (Chile);
- Pitching Documental | DocMontevideo 2015 (Uruguay).
IDFA 2019 First Appearance Special Mention