Edition 20: 6-14 August, 2021

Balkan Dox

Small Town

Cidade Pequena

Portugal
2016 — 19 min / Colour

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Synopsis

In September the child Frederico learns from his teacher that if the heart stops, people die. In October his mother notices a panorama of changing seasons and horizons. Still lives in motion in a small town.

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Directors' Biography

Diogo Costa Amarante was born in Portugal where he graduated in Law. His first film “Jumate/Jumate” was selected in several international film festivals and was awarded best film in the Documentamadrid08 / Spain, Golden boll film festival / Turkey, and Reykjavik IFF.

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Director

Diogo Costa Amarante

Producer

Diogo Costa Amarante

Cinematography

Diogo Costa Amarante

Editing

Diogo Costa Amarante

Sound

Diogo Costa Amarante

Miguel Cordeiro

Screenings & Awards

Berlinale, Germany, 2017
Best Short Film: Golden Berlin Bear

DokuFest, Kosovo, 2017

IndieLisboa, Portugal, 2017

Vila do Conde IShFF, Portugal, 2016

Go Short, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 2017