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).

  • IDFA  - International Documentary Filmfestival Amsterdam 2019: Special Mention in the Competition for First Appearance
  • Tempo Documentary Festival 2020: Official Selection
  • FIFDH - International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights 2020 - Geneva: Official Selection
  • Festival de Cine de Lima PUCP 2020: Competición - Competencia Documental
  • 8th Indian Cine Film Festival 2020: Best Documentary - Jury Award
  • É Tudo Verdade 2020: Competição de Longas Nacionais

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).

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