Twelve short films distributed by the Agency were selected for Curtas Vila do Conde - International Film Festival, which takes place from July 14 to 22.
The films "Equinox" by Ivo M. Ferreira, which marks the director's return to the short format after 19 years, "Agur" by David Doutel and Vasco Sá, "Anteu" by João Vladimiro, "Cold Pixel", by Rodrigo Areias, João Viana's "Madness," "Sara F." by Miguel Fonseca, and "Between Shadows" by Alice Eça Guimarães and Mónica Santos, were selected for the National Competition of the 26th edition of Curtas Vila do Conde.
The festival will also feature the short film "Russa", by João Salaviza and Ricardo Alves Jr., integrated in the National Panorama section. The film was premiered world-wide in the last edition of Berlinale - Berlin International Film Festival.
The festival also features a special session entitled Curtas Productions that includes the films "A River Through the Mountains" by José Magro, produced under the 72 Hour Film Project, Hancheng Jinzhen festival; "The Love Circus" by Miguel Clara Vasconcelos, a film produced with the support of ICA - Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual for fiction short films, and "Náufragos" by Pedro Neves, produced whitin the Animar 13 workshops. and the last two shot in the county of Vila do Conde.
The 26th Curtas Vila do Conde, which runs between July 14 and 22, has the support of the MEDIA / Creative Europe program, Vila do Conde City Hall, the Ministry of Culture, the Cinema and Audiovisual Institute and several indispensable partners to the festival.