Duel Before Nightfall

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    Duel Before Nightfall

    Duelo Antes da Noite

    Directed by

    Brazil

    2011

    20 min

    • Portuguese

    Fiction

    Cannes FF IFF Rotterdam

    Girl and Boy take a long path that leads them to the point where their lives will change for ever.

    Awards

    • Cinéfondation - Cannes Film Festival

    Credits

    Cast
    Ana Vitória França
    Chico Vitti
    Ricardo Rodrigues
    Screenplay
    Alice Furtado
    Calac Nogueira
    Cinematography
    Tiago Rios
    Editing
    Alice Furtado
    Production
    RAIO VERDE, BLUM FILMES & UFF
    Alice Furtado

    Alice Furtado

    Brazil

    Alice Furtado (1987, Brazil) was born in Rio de Janeiro, where she still lives and works. She is a graduate in Cinema of the Universidade Federal Fluminense. In 2010, she directed the short film DUEL BEFORE NIGHTFALL, which was part of La Cinéfondation selection of Cannes, and presented at the 2012 International Film Festival Rotterdam. In 2012, she started a residency at Le Fresnoy – Studio national des Arts Contemporains in France where she wrote and directed the short film LA GRENOUILLE ET DIEU (Best Short Film at the 2014 Pancevo Festival), and the audiovisual installation ‘River View’. During the residency, she was guided by filmmaker Claire Denis, working as assistant director on her short film VOILA L'ENCHAINEMENT (2014). She also works regularly as a film editor on short films, TV shows and documentaries. In 2015, she was selected as one of the directors to participate in Talents Buenos Aires. SICK, SICK, SICK is her first feature film.

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