Russa

Synopsis

Russa returns to Bairro do Aleixo in Porto, visiting her sister and friends with whom she celebrates her son’s birthday. In this brief reunion, Russa returns to the collective memory of her neighbourhood where three of the five towers still remain standing.

Original Title
RUSSA
Director
João Salaviza, Ricardo Alves Jr.
Producer
Renée Nader Messora, MATERIAL BRUTO
Ricardo Alves Jr., Thiago Macêdo Correia, ENTRE FILMES
João Salaviza, Renée Nader Messora, KARÕ FILMES
Script
João Salaviza, Ricardo Alves Jr., Renée Nader Messora, Germano Melo
Photography
Renée Nader Messora
Editing
João Salaviza, Ricardo Alves Jr.
Sound
Léo Bortolin
Main Actors
Helena Campos, Maria Antonieta, Alberto Moreira
Original Language
Portuguese
Subtitles
Spanish, French, English

Film Statistics

  • 10304 Spectators
  • 56 Festival Selections
  • 78 Exhibitions
  • 2 Awards

Festivals Selections

12.2019
Passaggi d’Autore - Mediterranean Short Film Festival
11.2019
Agência 20 anos - Porto/Post/Doc
10.2019
Slow Short Film Festival
09.2019
Shorts Mexico - International Short Film Festival
08.2019
Concorto Film Festival
07.2019
MDOC - Melgaço International Documentary Film Festival
07.2019
Manlleu Film Festival
06.2019
Cinema Jove International Film Festival
06.2019
Arquiteturas Film Festival Lisboa
05.2019
Festival de Cine y Televisión Reino de León
04.2019
Festival de Cinema Luso-brasileiro de Santa Maria da Feira
04.2019
Córtex - Festival de Curtas Metragens de Sintra
03.2019
Academia Portuguesa de Cinema - Gala de Prémios Sophia
03.2019
Short Waves Festival
03.2019
Glasgow Short Film Festival
03.2019
IBAFF - Festival Internacional de Cine
01.2019
Mostra de Cinema de Tiradentes
01.2019
Stuttgarter Filmwinter - Festival for Expanded Media
Team Work Award
11.2018
Caminhos do Cinema Português
11.2018
FIKE International Short Film Festival
11.2018
PANORAMA Internacional Coisa de Cinema
11.2018
International Festival of Documentary and Short Films of Bilbao
11.2018
Medfilm Festival
10.2018
VISTACURTA - Festival de Curtas de Viseu
10.2018
Uppsala International Short Film Festival
10.2018
Montpellier International Festival of Mediterranean Film
10.2018
Festival de Cine La Orquídea
10.2018
Curt'Arruda - Festival de Cinema de Arruda dos Vinhos
09.2018
CineMigrante - Festival Internacional de Cine y Formación en derechos humanos de las personas migrantes
08.2018
São Paulo International Short Film Festival
08.2018
Makedox - Creative Documentary Film Festival
08.2018
Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival
07.2018
kinemastik International Short Film Festival
07.2018
Guanajuato International Film Festival Expresión en Corto
07.2018
Macao International Documentary Film Festival
07.2018
Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival
06.2018
EcoPorto
06.2018
Hamburg International Short Film Festival
05.2018
IndieLisboa - Festival Internacional de Cinema Independente
Árvore da Vida Award for Best Portuguese Film
02.2018
Berlinale - Berlin International Film Festival
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Other Screenings

10.2019
Festival Latino-americano de Curtas Metragens Cortópolis
10.2019
Semana da Cultura Portuguesa - Arménia
10.2019
Bilbao Arte
09.2019
Semana do Cinema Português em Zhukovski
06.2019
Semana do Cinema Português na Rússia - Junho
05.2019
Festival de Cinema Ibero-Americano
04.2019
Mostra de Cinema - DESOBEDOC
03.2019
Festival de Cinema Português - Rússia
02.2019
Shortcutz Vila Real - February
12.2018
Centre Phi - Canada
12.2018
Festival de Cinema Português - Rússia
12.2018
Berlinale Spotlight: India
10.2018
Urbanism Futurism Reality - Berlin
10.2018
Casa das Artes Famalicão - Outubro
09.2018
Monstra - Festa do Avante
08.2018
As Noites de Boris - Cineclube do Porto
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