Resteless Sea | Mar Inquieto
2013 | 90 min | Brazil
Anita is in a life without purpose and seeks her salvation in Vitorino, her husband. But besides the Anita’s past ghosts, Vitorino shown violent and, in a fight, Anita ends up killing him. So, the problems increase, because now Vitorino’s cronies are behind a money only Anita knows where it is.
Director: Fernando Mantelli
Cast: Rita Guedes, Eri Johnson, Miguel Lunardi, Áurea Baptista, Marcos Contreras, Daniel Bastreghi
Producer: Rita Guedes, Fernando Mantelli
Director of Photography: Juliano Lopes
Soundtrack: Flu and Luciano Granja
Saturday, September 17th @ 5:00pm | Los Angeles Film School
Hope Dies Last | A Esperança é a Última Que Morre
2015 | 78 min | Brazil
Hortência is a young reporter who wants to become the new anchor of her local TV channel. Determined to fulfill her destiny, she creates a fake serial killer to grant her exclusive coverage of the crimes and give her the publicity she needs to win the the race for the anchor’s seat.
Director: Calvito Leal
Cast: Dani Calabresa, Katiuscia Canoro, Danton Mello, Rodrigo Sant’anna, Adriana Garambone, Mary Sheila, Cora Zobaran, Augusto Madeira, Thelmo Fernandes, Marvio Lucio
Producer: Isabel Graça, Diego Paiva, Luciana Boal Marinho, Alberto Graça
Director of Photography: Gustavo Hadba, Miqueias Lino
Soundtrack: Plinio Profeta
Monday, September 19th @ 10:00pm | Los Angeles Film School
Love Letters are Ridiculous | Cartas de Amor são Ridículas
2014 | 100 min | Brazil
Love Letters Are Ridiculous is the title of a poem by the great Portuguese Writer Fernando Pessoa.
This and other poems by the Author sew the film, which tells the story of a father of five daughters, named with flower names: Lily, Dahlia, Gardenia, Hortense (hydrangea) and Violet. He used to call them as his garden of flowers, and like in any garden, perfume and thorns. And being at that time, “marriage”, the only probable destiny of a woman in that place, this fate becomes a great battle for him and his daughters, a crazy, funny and mistaken search.
Director: Alvarina Souza Silva
Cast: Roberto Bomfim, Marcela Moura, Belatrix, Carolina Oliveira, Sandra Barsotti, Tiago Benetti, Alejandro Claveaux
Producer: Alvarina Souza Silva
Director of Photography: Rodrigo Alayete
Soundtrack: Ismael Cordeiro, Damião Lopes