Rio Corgo

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    Rio Corgo

    Directed by

    Switzerland, Portugal

    2015

    95 min

    • Portuguese

    Documentary, Fiction

    Silva, an old vagrant, arrives to a remote village in Portugal. He meets Ana with whom he creates a relationship of friendship and initiation. The girl gradually slides into his imaginary universe, populated by supernatural beings. Strange crises hit Silva and inevitably lead him to the hospital, where a dozen of caring women penetrate him. Will they be able to save him?

    Awards

    • Award for Best Portuguese Film - Doclisboa IFF
    • Best Documentary Film - Crossing Europe FF

    Festivals

    Labels & Line Ups

    Credits

    Cast
    Ricardo Leal
    Adriano Santos
    Bruno Moreira
    Screenplay
    Maya Kosa
    Sergio da Costa
    Cinematography
    Sergio Da Costa
    Editing
    Orsola Valenti
    Production
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    Press

    A film that is as melancholy and cathartic as a Fado tune.

    Muriel Del Don, Cineuropa

    "Slow cinema" at its most seductively sweet.

    Neil Young, The Hollywood Reporter

    Sergio da Costa

    Sergio da Costa

    Switzerland

    Sergio da Costa was born in Lausanne in 1984. In 2010, he graduted in film studies. Following AUX BAINS DE LA REINE (2012), RIO CORGO (2015) is the second film he has made with Maya Kosa. Sergio da Costa works as a director, an editor and a director of photography.

    Selected Filmography

    Maya Kosa

    Maya Kosa

    Switzerland

    Maria Kosa was born in Geneva in 1985. In 2010, she graduated in film directing. Following AUX BAINS DE LA REINE (2012), RIO CORGO (2015) is the second film she has made with Sergio da Costa. Maya Kosa works as a writer and an editor.

    Selected Filmography