Montanha

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Montanha

Directed by João Salaviza

  • Portugal, France 2015; 91 min
  • Original version: Portuguese
  • Genre: Drama
    • Golden Antigone - Cinemed Montpellier
    • Best Editing - Sophia Awards

  • San Sebastián IFF

Synopsis

A hot summer in Lisbon. David, 14, awaits the imminent death of his grandfather, but refuses to visit him, fearing this terrible loss. His mother, Mónica, spends her nights at the hospital. The void already left by his grandfather forces David to become the man of the house. He doesn’t feel ready to assume this new role, but without realizing it, the more he tries to avoid adulthood the more he gets close to it… 

Production

  • FILMES DO TEJO II

     

International Sales

  • PYRAMIDE INTERNATIONAL