Shorts Spotlight: Brasil 🇧🇷

Shorts Spotlight: Brasil 🇧🇷

April 7, 5:00 PM – April 7, 8:00 PM

Brattle Theatre


This event is proud to be co-presented by: The Theatre Offensive , LatinX Pride

Top 10 Places to Visit in São Paulo

The very best places to visit, takes photos and fall in love in São Paulo!

Directed by Akira Kamiki 14 m Portugese Brazil


Dandara Zainabo has a scar around her belly button from eating bricks as a young child. Today, she is a 19 year old trans activist living on the streets of Rio de Janeiro. This experimental portraiture seeks to preserve the spirit of this mighty woman as both powerful and precarious.

Directed by Adam Golub 9 m Portugese Brazil

The Daytime Doorman

After exchanging glances between “good mornings” and “good afternoons”, Marcelo realizes it’s time to try to go further with Márcio, the doorman in his building. Two worlds will collide through these men’s bodies.

Directed by Fábio Leal 25 m Portugese Brazil

Leaking Blue

A mother looks for her son in a hospital bed. She finds her daughter instead. Among shores and tides, blue leaks from the core.

Directed by Julia Alquéres 16 m Portugese Brazil


Favela resident Ursinho, an overweight mixed race 30 year old introvert, fantasizes about his dream Adonis: one of Copacabana’s high end male prostitutes.

Directed by Stephane Olijnyk 45 m Portugese Brazil