I owe you a letter about Brazil

(Fico de devendo uma carta sobre o Brasil)

Brazil  ·  2019  ·  90'
Directed by Carol Benjamin

Produced by Carol Benjamin, Leandra Leal and Rita Toledo for Daza Filmes

 
 

Synopsis
Filmmaker Carol Benjamin’s father spent years in jail during the Brazilian military dictatorship. It drove her grandmother to become a human rights activist. What scars has this era left on their family and country, and why is nobody talking about it?

 
 

FESTIVALS

·       IDFA 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: Documentary Competition

·       Indian Cine Film Festival 2020: Best Documentary - Jury Award

·       It’s all True: Documentary Competition