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Your Turn

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Your Turn (Espero tua (re)volta)

Directed by Eliza Capai

  • Brazil 2019; 93 min
  • Original version: Portuguese
  • Genre: Documentary
    • Peace Film Prize - Berlin IFF
    • Amnesty International Film Prize - Berlin IFF

Synopsis

When Brazil's economic and social crisis deepened in the last decade, students protested and occupied hundreds of schools, demanding better public education and the end of austerity measures.
The feature documentary YOUR TURN depicts the Brazilian student movement from the protests of 2013 until the election of the new president, Jair Bolsonaro, in 2018.
Inspired by the collective voice of the movement itself, the documentary is narrated by three high school students, who represent central points of their struggle. The narrators' jostling for space and time exposes the movement's conflicts and demonstrates its complexity.

Production

  • TVA2

     

International Sales

  • TATURANA MOBI

    Renato Manganello