The dreamlike cinematographic poem OBSCURO BARROCO by Greek director Evangelia Kranioti focuses on a transgender Brazilian personality: Luana Muniz (1961-2017), icon of queer subculture, drifts through the world of Rio de Janeiro, a city of extremes, with its political conflicts, carnival masquerades, and novel bodies whose transformations no longer acknowledge clear gender lines.
- Special Teddy Jury Award - Berlin IFF
- Evangelia Kranioti
- Yorgos Lamprinos
- EVANGELIA KRANIOTI
- SYNDICADO FILM SALES
Born in Athens in 1979. She studied piano at the Athens National Conservatory and Public Law at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She studied Visual Arts & Prints as well as Editorial Design at the École nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs of Paris. In 2014, she graduated from Le Fresnoy – Studio national des arts contemporains in France. Since 2007, she has presented her photographic, installation and film work in numerous exhibitions in several European countries as well as in the United States and in Japan. EXOTICA, EROTICA, ETC., her first feature-length film was premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival in 2015.