Brazil Tag Archive

DN LFF2014: Love & Sexuality are Blind in Daniel Ribeiro’s Debut ‘The Way He Looks’

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

25th October, 2014

Daniel Ribeiro’s debut feature 'The Way He Looks' tenderly explores the awakening sexuality of a blind teenage as he discovers first love. DN speaks to

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I Met a Robot at a Ballet Once


1st December, 2013

A robot and an artist discuss the big questions of the human condition in Isabela Dos Santos’ existential animated storybook poem I Met a Robot at a

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Unbovine Yourself

Live Action

30th September, 2013

Mankind devolves into a homogenise soup of slaves to groupthink, stifling any opportunity for originality or creativity in Ian Ruschel’s fantastically

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Is The New

Live Action

18th December, 2012

Brazilian directors Jarbas Agnelli & Doug Bello keep us on point with what’s in and what’s out in Is The New, their ad spot for Follow

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Awfully Deep

Art & Fashion, Live Action

28th October, 2012

Unusual short Awfully Deep, from writer and director Daniel Florêncio sees the life of a well-off family suddenly turned upside down when without warning,

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Bill Wearing Socks


29th August, 2012

Designer, illustrator and enthusiast of infographics Nieges Borges creates a fitting tribute to the legend that is Bill Murray, by taking us on a journey

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In the Blackout

Live Action

21st August, 2012

Love is complicated, especially when two inanimate objects, lost in an underground car park, find each other. This film tells the unlikely love story

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DN255: My Neighbourhood – Julia Bacha

Documentary, Podcasts

25th July, 2012

This week we’re joined by director Julia Bacha whose latest film My Neighbourhood (co-directed with Rebekah Wingert-Jabi), continues her work at Just

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Art & Fashion

26th May, 2012

Yo-yos, their function is primarily to travel down and then back up a string spinning as they go, or for the more ambitious practitioner perhaps a loop da

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13th April, 2012

Ariel Costa takes us on a graphical journey from A-Z in his animation experiment, Alphabetic.

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DN202: After – Gabriel Tupinamba

Art & Fashion, Live Action, Podcasts

6th May, 2011

Since we last spoke to director Gabriel Tupinamba (DN94), he’s left England for his native Brazil, but has continued to create the distinct shorts

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DN110: AMOR FATI – Thomas Egas

Animation, Live Action, Podcasts

18th October, 2008

Director Thomas Egas joined us way back on DN022 with his cautionary tale LIVE LOVE WORK PLAY. It’s a pleasure to welcome him back this week to

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