Espinho (Thorn)

Synopsis

Téo, a lunar teenager, meets the new priest of his rural village, who just returned from Mozambique. As the two get closer, they develop a spiritual bond immersed in attraction.

Original Title
ESPINHO
Director
André Guiomar, Mya Kaplan
Producer
Rodrigo Areias, BANDO À PARTE
Dominique Welinski, DW Production
Script
André Guiomar, Mya Kaplan
Photography
Tiago Carvalho
Editing
Luís Costa
Sound
Pedro Marinho, Vasco Carvalho
Main Actors
Miguel Ribeiro, Ricardo Vaz Trindade, Catarina Lacerda, Filomena Gigante, Tiago Pereira, Guilherme Leite, Lara Cruz
Original Language
Portuguese
Subtitles
English

Film Statistics

  • 1693 Spectators
  • 7 Festival Selections
  • 10 Exhibitions

Awards and Selections

05.2023
Directors’ Fortnight, France
07.2023
Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival, Portugal
10.2023
Family Film Project, Portugal
03.2024
ShortCutz Ovar - Março, Portugal
07.2024
Rio LGBTQIA+ International Film Festival, Brazil

Other Screenings

05.2023
Directors’ Fortnight
02.2024
Shortcutz Guimarães - North Factory Screening
04.2024
Festa Cinema Italiano

Alto Patrocínio

Apoio

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