The films Cure, by Francisca Dores, and Coast, by Francisco Dias, students at the School of Arts, are part of the program for Porto/Post/Doc: Film & Media Festival 2023, which runs from November 17 to 25.
The short films will be presented in the Cinema Novo Competition, which brings together productions by students from Portuguese higher education institutions.
Cure will be screened on November 20, at 15:15, and Coast will be screened on November 21, at 15:15. The screenings take place at Passos Manuel.
Francisca Dores, Portugal, 2023, DOC, 5’
Synopsis: In the microcosm of a fragment of a resin sculpture, we observe fossilized eucalyptus leaves. The suspended still life, where we think we see specters of a world-image, is demystified by the sound of the tumultuous Cure.
Francisco Dias, Portugal, 2023, FIC, 13’
Synopsis: One winter night, the sea threatens once again the tower block where two neighbours live. The next day, their children come to prompt them to leave everything behind.
More details about the sessions here.