Engaging with the world
| 97 minutes | 2017
A Brazilian road movie, lyrical but unsentimental, on the tragic, unjust world of a working man sensitive to the wonders of existence. A young man living in an industrial neighbourhood comes across the diary of a comatose factory worker and plunges into the man’s life of criss-crossing Brazil in search of work. Uchoa and Dumans take a deeply humanist approach to themes of solitude, identity, self-discovery and untrammelled economic development in this work of remarkable social realism.IN COMPÉTITION
Desígnio (Designio), 2009 (short film)Mulher à Tarde (Afternoon Woman), 2010A Vizinhança do Tigre (The Hidden Tiger), 2014
Todo Mundo Tem sua Cachaça (Everybody has it's on way), 2014 (short film)
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MOROCCO , France | 97 minutes | 2017
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IRAN , Canada , Qatar | 97 minutes | 2017
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GERMANY , Spain , United Kingdom | 97 minutes | 2017
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