Los Silencios by Beatriz Seigner
Nuria, 12, Fabio, 9, and their mother Amparo arrive in a small island in the middle of Amazonia, at the border of Brazil, Colombia and Peru. They ran away from the Colombian armed conflict in which their father disappeared. One day, he reappears in their new house. The family is haunted by this strange secret and discovers the island is peopled with ghosts.
Beatriz Seigner is a Brazilian screenwriter and Director. In 2009, she directed Bollywood Dream, first co-production between Brazil and India, which has been selected in over 20 international film festivals (Busan, Tokyo, Paris, Los Angeles, São Paulo...). Los silencios is her 2nd feature.
Beatriz has also directed a documentary, currently in post-production, Between Us, A Secret, about African griots, co-written with Walter Salles, La contadora de películas.
Clinton Street Theatre
2522 SE Clinton St,
Portland, OR 97202
Friday, March 29th
$ 9.00 / $ 7.00