Dir: Alexandre Moratto

Gui: Thayná Mantesso, Alexandre Moratto

Cast: Christian Malheiros, Tales Ordakji, Caio Martinez Pacheco, Rosane Paulo, Jayme Rodrigues

Brazil | 2019 | 94’ | Fic

O.V. Brazilian Portuguese, with Spanish subtitles  

After his mother’s sudden death, Socrates, a 15-year-old living on the margins of São Paulo’s coast, must survive on his own. As he faces isolation because of his sexuality, his search for a decent, worthy life reaches a breaking point.

Surprising film, produced by Fernando Meirelles with local youths at risk of social exclusion  participating in the scriptwriting and on the technical team.


2018: Festival Mix Brasil (Melhor Filme, Diretor, e Ator), Festival do Rio (Prêmio Félix), Mostra de São Paulo (Menção Honrosa), Woodstock Film Festival (Ultra Indie Award), Thessaloniki Film Festival (Mermaid Award)

2019: Mannheim-Heidelberg International Film festival (Outstanding Performance as an Actor), Miami Film Festival (Jordan Ressler First Feature Award), Festival do Rio (Prêmio Félix), Uruguay  International  Film  Festival  (First Work Award)

Basque premiere