Solitary cinema is like that… you work with what you can.


Brazil 2012 , fic, 72min, DCP, 1:1.85, 5.1, Colour


Through the recovery of found Super-8mm footage captured by his brother during the 70´s dictatorship,
André tries to revive the memories of his father, who’s been waiting for his missing son for over 30 years.


World Premiere: Rome International Film Festival 2012: CineMAXXI – Best Film Award
Latin American Premiere: FICUNAM MEXICO 2013 – Silver Puma Award for Best Director
Lima Independiente, Peru, 2013: Best Opera Prima
Brasília Film Festival, DF 2013 – Best Director, Critics Award, Best Supporting Actor and Saruê Award.
Semana dos Realizadores, RJ 2013Best Film

Vitoria Cine e Vídeo, ES 2013Best Film
Panorama de Cinema de Salvador, BA 2013Special Jury Award & Young Jury Award
Cinema e Vídeo dos Sertões, PI 2013Best Art Director
Janela Internacional de Recife, PE 2013Best Sound

Rotterdam International Film Festival 2013: Bright Future
Edinburgh International Film Festival, UK 2013
FIDMarseille, France 2013
VIENNALE, Austria 2013
Filmfest Hamburg, Germany 2013
BAFICI, Argentina 2013
IndieLisboa, Portugal 2013
Latin Beats NY, USA 2013 – Lincoln Center
Festival do Nouveau Cinema, Montreal, Canada 2013
Split Film Festival, Croatia 2013
Athens Avant Garde Film Festival, Greece 2013
Amiens Int. Film Festival, France 2013
TRANSCINEMA, Festival Internacional de No-ficción, Lima, Peru
Festival Internacional de Cine del Uruguay 2013
Vancouver Latin American Film Festival, Canada 2013
Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival 2013
CineBH, MG 2013
Forum.Doc BH, MG 2013


Brazil, 2012, fiction, 72min, Portuguese, 5.1, 16:9, DCP


Son – André Gatti
Father – Carlos Reichenbach
Taxi Driver – Eduardo Valente
Super8mm Technician – Marcos Bertoni
Neighbour – Paulo Rigazzi
Lady in bus station – Maria da Penha
Missing Son – Julio Martí
Radio Presentation – Michael Wahrmann
& Estopinha – Dog


Screenplay and Director: Michael Wahrmann
Production: Sara Silveira
Executive Producer: Renata Moura & Maria Ionescu
Editor: Ricardo Alves Jr. & Fellipe Barbosa
Dir. of Photography: Rodrigo Pastoriza
Art Director: Ana Paula Cardoso
Sound Design: Daniel Turini & Fernando Henna
Research and Production material in Super 8mm: Danilo Carvalho & Marcos Bertoni
Production Company: Dezenove Filmes
Co-production: Sancho Filmes
International Sales & Associated Producer: FiGa Films
Brazil Distribution: Vitrine Filmes