CASA GRANDE

Synopsis

Exploring issues of class privilege among Rio's decadent elite, Casa Grande depicts a teenage boy's struggle to escape his overprotective parents as they covertly spiral into bankruptcy.

Info

Brazil, 2014, 115', Fiction.

Director: Fellipe Barbosa

Prod.: Clara Linhart, Iafa Britz

Script: Fellipe Barbosa, Karen Sztajnberg

D.P.: Pedro Sotero

Editing: Karen Sztajnberg, Nina Galanternick

Distribuition: Imovision

Festivals & Awards

Awards:

 

2014

- Cinélatino, Rencontres de Toulouse (France)Audience award, international critics prize (Fipresci) and french critics prize

- CPH:PIX (Denmark)Jury special mention.

- Paulínia Int'l Film Festival:

Special jury prize, best screenplay, best supporting actor (Marcello Novaes) and best supporting actress (Clarissa Pinheiro)

 

- Rio de Janeiro Int'l Film Festival, Première Brasil:

Audience award

 

- Mostra de São Paulo:

Critics prize (Abraccine)

 

- Janela Internacional de Cinema de Recife:

Best editting prize

 

- Panorama Int'l Coisa de Cinema (Salvador):

Special jury prize

Official competition:

2014

 

- International Film Festival Rotterdam - Tiger            Competition

 

- Jeonju International Film Festival

- Munich International Film Festival

- Taipei Film Festival

- Festival de Havana

- Festival Internacional de Cine de Cali

 

- Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film Festival

- Giffoni Film Festival

- Ljubljana Film Festival

 

- Festival Luso-Brasileiro de Santa Maria da Feira

 

Other Festivals:

- Latinbeat at Lincoln Center, Opening Night

-BAFICI

 

- Vancouver International Film Festival

- San Sebastián Film Festival, Horizontes Latinos

 

- BFI London (Inglaterra)

Feature Film, 114'