O Teu Nome É (Your Name Is)

Synopsis

The look at the murder case of Gisberta Salce Jr, a transsexual, HIV-positive, homeless and drug addict who was brutally tortured and raped for several days straight by a group of 14 teenagers in Porto, Portugal, in 2006. Centered around topics like memory, social status, violence, discrimination and gender identity, “O Teu Nome É” explores the worrying account of two of the convicted teenagers, now young men, and the memories of Gisberta’s transexual friends, confronting different perspectives and dimensions of the human condition.

Original Title
O TEU NOME É
Director
Paulo Patrício
Producer
Serge Kestemont, LUNA BLUE FILM
Thierry Zamparutti, AMBIANCES ASBL
Vanessa Ventura, Nuno Amorim, Animais AVPL
Script
Paulo Patrício
Photography
Paulo Patrício
Editing
Paulo Patrício, Milton Pacheco
Sound
Laurent Martin, Duarte Ferreira
Animation
Daniela Duarte, Manuel Sacadura, Sofia Cavalheiro, Patrícia Figueiredo, Nayden Nikolov, Nils Delot, Jacinthe Folon, William Libioulle
Animation Technique
Computer animation 2D
Original Language
Portuguese
Subtitles
French, English

Film Statistics

  • 91 Spectators
  • 6 Festival Selections
  • 6 Exhibitions
  • 1 Awards

Festivals Selections (in competition)

10.2021
International Film Festival in Guadalajara, Mexico
07.2021
Competição Nacional Curtas Vila do Conde - Cinema Trindade, Portugal
07.2021
Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival, Portugal
My Generation Award
07.2021
Competição Nacional Curtas Vila do Conde - Cinema Ideal, Portugal

Alto Patrocínio

Apoio

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